Laser to the Moon (image) University of California - San Diego Caption A lunar-ranging laser illuminates thin clouds high in Earth's atmosphere on its way to the eclipsed moon. Credit Jack Dembicky, Apache Point Observatory Usage Restrictions With credit, to illustrate stories about this finding. Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.