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Showing posts with label Apollo 17. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Apollo 17. Show all posts

Thursday, November 7, 2019

NASA Opens Untouched Apollo Moon Rock Sample for First Time in 40 Years


NASA Opens Untouched Apollo Moon Rock Sample for First Time in 40 Years


Article Excerpt: "... The drive tube was used to collect core samples that preserved the vertical layering within the soil, including information about landslides on the moon, and a record of the volatiles trapped within the lunar regolith, perhaps even those escaping from along the Lee-Lincoln Scarp, a fault at the Apollo 17 landing site ..."


Reference: www.space.com