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Farting on the Moon

3 years agoOdd : Neatorama

(YouTube link) Astronaut John Young, commander of Apollo 16, tells a story during the April 1972 mission. Contains NSFW language that you won’t hear in any museum exhibit I know of. -via Metafilter
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Improved video of Apollo 16's Lunar Roving Vehicle

Odd : TYWKIWDBI (2 years ago)

YouTube link. The Lunar Roving Vehicle (LRV) or lunar rover was a battery-powered four-wheeled rover used on the Moon in the last three missions of the American Apollo program (15, 16, and 17) during 1971 and 1972...The first cost-p... Read Post

The Family Photo That Was Left on the Moon in 1972

Odd : Laughing Squid (2 years ago)

During his third and final walk on the moon in 1972, Apollo 16 astronaut Charles Duke left a photo of his family on the lunar surface, and captured the moment for posterity with his Hasselblad camera. photo via NASA via Universe Tod... Read Post

This photograph was left on the moon

Odd : TYWKIWDBI (3 years ago)

Universe Today has the story:On April 23, 1972, Apollo 16 astronauts Charlie Duke and John Young embarked on the third and final EVA of the mission, exploring the Descartes Highlands via Lunar Roving Vehicle. During the EVA, before ... Read Post

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