lunar rock

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lunar rock

[′lü·nər ′räk]
(astronomy)
Rock found on the moon.
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Thanks to the Apollo astronauts and the curators at NASA, researchers such as myself -- who weren't even born when the Apollo Moon landings took place -- are still able to study Moon rocks and feel part of a shared historical A-adventure.
FACT FILE Al Ain Museum displays a tiny piece of Moon rock, a gift to the UAE given to Shaikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan by former US President Richard Nixon.
Pozner is telling the truth about the death of his son," Moon Rock Books' principal officer Dave Gahary said.
Cambodia's moon rock remained hidden for decades among the treasures of the National Museum of Cambodia, and even survived the Khmer Rouge.
National Museum Director Kong Virak said the moon rock, which is the size of an upper thumb, was given to Cambodia in 1973 by the US as a goodwill gesture.
Works such as Vaguum, 2012, and Moon Rock Box: Nevada, 2008-2009, were presented as selfcontained lab setups, with supposedly extraterrestrial mineral samples situated as the investigatory centerpieces of elaborate, ersatz experimental contraptions.
I have a photo of my little daughter holding a NASA moon rock in the living room of our Bonn suburb (Plittersdorf) apartment.
The rare artefact, which was used to collect samples of moon rock during the first manned lunar mission back in 1969, was sold as a result of a clerical error, TechTimes reported.
ISLAMABAD -- A Chinese rover that landed on the Moon's surface two years ago has found tantalising clues to the period of lunar volcanism in 40 years while discovering a new moon rock.
Moon rocks and dust go on show in Cardiff MOON rock and dust brought back from the moon will be on show to the public in Cardiff next week.
Staff and students at City College Coventry were lucky enough to borrow a case full of priceless pieces of meteorite and fragments of moon rock.