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22 Images From NASA That Will Make You Want to Be An Astronaut

| 23 Jan 2014 15:40
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Mission: Apollo 17
Mission Length: December 7-19, 1972
Crew: Eugene Cernan, Ronald Evans, and Harrison Schmitt
Description: Above, the night liftoff from pad 39A. Below, Cernan near the lunar rover, complete with antenna.
Trivia: This was the last lunar mission. It broke several space records, including longest manned lunar landing flight, the longest total time of extravehicular activities on the lunar surface, the largest amount of lunar samples returned, and the longest time in lunar orbit.

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