Posted by justfred.ca on December 14th, 2007
Frederictonian Jillian Hudgins has won an international award for her research on Moon rocks: the Geological Society of America's 2007 Eugene M.Shoemaker Impact Cratering Award
She is a PhD student in geology at the University of New Brunswick. Jillian has been investigating lunar rocks collected on the moon's surface by Apollo astronauts as well as those that have fallen to earth as meteorites.
Her research has revealed that some of the rocks are over four billion years old!
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