In early January, NASA sends the Lunar Prospector to the Moon from Cape Canaveral. Data from this orbiter spacecraft reinforces previous hints that the Moon's polar regions may contain large reserves of water ice in a mixture of frozen dust lying at the frigid bottom of some permanently shadowed craters.

In early December, the space shuttle Endeavour ascends from the NASA Kennedy Space Center on the first assembly mission of the International Space Station. During the STS-88 shuttle mission, Endeavour performs a rendezvous with the previously launched Russian-built Zarya (sunrise) module. An international crew connects this module with the American-built Unity module carried in the shuttle's cargo bay

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