The image above shows the remains of the Apollo 17 site in the moon’s Taurus-Littrow Valley — an image, released in 2011, sharp enough to show the tracks of the astronauts and their lunar rover in unprecedented detail. At top left you can see the mission’s ALSEP, or its package of scientific instruments. In the center is... Read more »

December 23, 2012 at IST / Science & Technology.