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http://www.csmonitor.com/Science/2012/0221/Moon-may-contain-magma-say-scientists-video

Moon may contain magma, say scientists (+video)

Although the Earth’s crust is still shifting, driven by the churning semimolten rock underneath it, researchers had thought the moon had cooled off much too long ago to still have any such tectonic activity.

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These newly detected narrow linear troughs are known as graben, and they formed in highlands of the moon’s far side. Forces acting to pull the lunar crust apart formed the Virtanen graben, informally named for a nearby crater. These graben are located on a rise with several hundred meters of relief revealed in topography derived from Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter Camera.
(NASA/GSFC/Arizona State University/Smithsonian Institution )

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