Tongs Used to Collect Lunar Samples
May 4, 2003
Close-up view of a set of tongs, an Apollo Lunar Hand Tool, being used by Astronaut Charles Conrad Jr., commander, to pick up lunar samples during the Apollo 12 extravehicular activity. This photograph shows Conrad's legs and a good view of the lunar soil.
Topics: Tongs, Apollo 12, Apollo program, Charles Conrad , Jr., Lunar soil, Moon rock, Luna programme, Apollo 11, Apollo 17, Pete Conrad, Moon