Notre Dame Stories: Lunar Samples, Rome Studies 50th Anniversary

Author: Andy Fuller

ND Experts

Clive Neal

Clive Neal

Civil and Environmental Engineering and Earth Sciences

We chat with Notre Dame geologist and moon expert Clive Neal, who is part of a team that will examine previously sealed lunar samples obtained during the Apollo missions. Note: Clive refers several times to "regolith," which is the powdery, dusty material on the lunar surface. Learn more about Clive's work at

In addition, we look at the School of Architecture's Rome Studies Program, as it marks its 50th Anniversary in the Eternal City. Read more about the program at

Notre Dame Stories highlights the work and knowledge of the University's faculty and students. This podcast features interviews with Notre Dame faculty members who can lend insight into some of the major national and international stories of the day, as well as pieces that show the breadth of the life and research at the University.

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