Lunar soil smells like gunpowder. No, really. And it’s lethal. When the Apollo missions first landed on the moon, the astronauts were concerned with the, then unknown, depth of the lunar soil. When they arrived, they found the soil to be a safe & comfortable quarter inch layer of very fine powder. What they didn’t […]
Duct tape is great stuff. Even NASA knows that. They sent some to the moon, and it came in handy when Apollo 17 used it to fix a broken lunar rover fender.