NASA shares image of Earth taken nearly 50 years ago

NASA shares image of Earth taken nearly 50 years ago

'Moon bag' used on Apollo 11 mission up for auction, expected to fetch millions

The space agency shared the image on Thursday that was captured by spacecraft Apollo 10 during its journey to the moon on May 18 1969. The astronauts in the aircraft took the picture from 36,000 nautical miles away, but there are still areas that are

This bag can even reach $ 4 million in July, when it will be auctioned by Sotheby's. It contains residuals of dust on the lunar surface and is labeled “Return of Samples from the Moon”. It is one of the collection bags used by astronaut Neil Armstrong …

… — An Apollo 11 moon rock bag that was at the center of a legal dispute is now set for what could be a record-setting auction. The moon-dust stained, lunar sample return pouch will be offered as part of Sotheby's first space history-themed sale to …

… . Although Apollo 8 is arguably best remembered for its crew's Christmas Eve reading from the book of Genesis, its historical essence stems from the fact that it was the first crewed mission to circle our lifeless and ancient pockmarked Moon. Best known … . The auction house Sotheby's in New York is selling a bag used by Neil Armstrong on the Apollo 11 mission to bring back moon rock samples and the bag is expected to be sold for millions. KHOU.com Staff , KHOU 11:16 PM. CDT May 19, 2017. CONNECT

May 20(Reuters) – It is a simple, square white bag that traveled to the moon in 1969 on Apollo 11 and carried back to Earth the first sample of lunar material ever collected. That bag could fetch up to $4 million when it goes on the auction block at …

The researchers argue that inside the satellite of the Earth, there are large reserves of water. The water is in the core or in the mantle of the moon. Scientists have made this conclusion when he studied samples of lunar soil. The hydrogen in these …