Gallery: NASA ready to shoot the moon Summary: On Friday morning, NASA plans to have two spacecraft crash into the lunar surface to dig up some moon dust and search for water. By Andy Smith | October 8, 2009 -- 07:55 GMT (00:55 PDT) Previous | Next Image 11 of 26 Labeled composite image of the South Pole taken by New Mexico State University/ Marshall Space Flight Center, using the Tortugas 24-inch telescope.?Credit: NMSU/MSFC Topic: Nasa / Space Kick off your day with ZDNet's daily email newsletter. It's the freshest tech news and opinion, served hot. Get it.