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) SHARE: SUBSCRIBE TO: Nasa / Space TOPICS: Nasa / Space 16 By Andy Smith | October 8, 2009 -- 07:55 GMT (00:55 PDT) Previous | Next Image 9 of 26 The flight plan. LCROSS views the Earth on August 17, 2009 from a distance of more than 300,000 miles. LCROSS (the streak in the center) as photographed from Earth. 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.