Current Affairs Question - 08 November 2021

Science & Technology

National Aeronautics And Space Administration

Consider the following statements:

  1. Recently, National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) announced that its upcoming Volatiles Investigating Polar Exploration Rover (VIPER) will land at the Moon’s South Pole, near the western edge of the Nobile Crater.
  2. The mission aims to map and explore the South Pole’s surface and subsurface for water and other resources.
  3. Nobile crater is an impact crater that was formed through a collision with another smaller celestial body, and is almost permanently covered in shadows, allowing ice to exist there.

Which of the above statement(s) is/are true?

1 and 2
2 and 3
1 and 3
All of the above