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What does GRAIL stand for?

GRAIL stands for Gravity Recovery and Interior Laboratory (US NASA)


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The researchers plan on using this data and combining it with data gathered by NASA's Gravity Recovery and Interior Laboratory, or GRAIL, mission and its two now-defunct satellites, Ebb and Flow, which were crashed into the Moon on purpose.
The $496 million Gravity Recovery and Interior Laboratory (Grail) mission is the first in more than 50 years of lunar exploration that is dedicated to measuring the moon's uneven gravity-about one-sixth the gravity of Earth.
May 30, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA's Gravity Recovery and Interior Laboratory (GRAIL) mission has uncovered the origin of massive invisible regions that make the moon's gravity uneven, a phenomenon that affects the operations of lunar-orbiting spacecraft.
Flow," one of two satellites making up NASA's Gravity Recovery and Interior Laboratory (GRAIL) mission, captured this video of NASA's Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO) as it flew by at a distance of about 12 miles (20 kilometers) on May 3, 2012.
Ebb and Flow, the Gravity Recovery and Interior Laboratory (GRAIL) mission probes, are being prepared for their controlled descent and impact on a mountain near the Moon's north pole at about 2:28 p.
NASA's Gravity Recovery and Interior Laboratory (GRAIL) mission, whose two washing machine-sized probes were named Ebb and Flow by elementary school students in Bozeman, Montana, via a nationwide contest, have successfully completed their prime missions and have only days to go on their extended mission science collection.