STP540

    To Sample the Moon

    Published: Jan 1973


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    Abstract

    Within the framework of engineering constraints and of scientific uncertainties, the Apollo project has proved a great scientific success. A brief history is presented of the lunar exploration as it evolved through the unmanned probes to Apollo 16.

    Keywords:

    sampling, lunar geology, lunar rock, lunar probes, manned spacecraft


    Author Information:

    England, AW
    Mission scientist for Apollo 16, National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Manned Spacecraft CenterU.S. Geological Survey, HoustonDenver, Tex.Colo.


    Paper ID: STP34743S

    Committee/Subcommittee: E02.04

    DOI: 10.1520/STP34743S


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