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nickdanger84 On April 17, 1967, NASA's #Surveyor 3 #spacecraft launched from #CapeCanaveral #AirForce Station, Fla., on a mission to the #lunarsurface. A little more than two years after it landed on the moon with the goal of paving the way for a future human mission, the #Surveyor3 spacecraft got a visit from #Apollo 12 in 1969. After Surveyor 1's initial studies of the lunar surface in 1966, Surveyor 3 made further inroads into preparations for human missions to #themoon. Using a surface sampler to study the lunar soil, Surveyor 3 conducted experiments to see how the lunar surface would fare against the weight of an Apollo #lunarmodule. The #moonlander, which was the second of the Surveyor series to make a soft landing on the #moon, also gathered information on the lunar soil's radar reflectivity and thermal properties in addition to transmitting more than 6,000 photographs of its surroundings. The #Apollo12 Lunar #Module, visible in the background at right, landed about 600 feet from Surveyor 3 in the Ocean of Storms. The #televisioncamera and several other pieces were taken from Surveyor 3 and brought back to #planetEarth for #scientificexamination. Here, Commander Conrad examines the Surveyor's #TVcamera prior to detaching it. #Astronaut Richard F. Gordon Jr. remained with the Apollo 12 Command and Service Modules (CSM) in #lunarorbit while Conrad and Bean descended in the LM to explore the moon. #NASA #SPACE63 25s

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jude_ninyo "They can LIVE in my new world or
They can DIE in their old one"
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Thank you ״Game Of Thrones" for another GREAT season!
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