astrogeology

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astrogeology

[‚as·trō‚jē′äl·ə·jē]
(astronomy)
The science that applies the principles of geology, geochemistry, and geophysics to the moon and planets other than the earth.
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During his nearly half century of building KC Publications, he has worked with such notable figures as virtually all the National Parks Directors, Arizona Senator Barry Goldwater, former United States Secretary of the Interior Stuart Udall, Astrogeologist Eugene Shoemaker and Senator Harry Reid, Speaker of the House.
crater expert and astrogeologist Eugene Shoemaker at the U.
This free site, maintained by American astrogeologists, lets you download customised maps of planets and moons.