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Moon rocks from Apollo missions will be opened on 50th Anniversary of Apollo 11
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Moon rocks from Apollo missions will be opened on 50th Anniversary of Apollo 11

Of all the six mission, the Apollo 11 mission got back only 22 kilograms of moon rocks, the least amount of samples.

NASA agent-turned-Moon rock hunter to track down lost Moon rock souvenirs
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NASA agent-turned-Moon rock hunter to track down lost Moon rock souvenirs

The rocks were gifted to all existing nations at that time and have since been lost to time, destroyed or stolen.

Moon rocks from Apollo missions are transforming our understanding of the universe
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Moon rocks from Apollo missions are transforming our understanding of the universe

To get grams of these precious samples on Earth, scientists go through a rigorous process when requesting a sample.

NASA to study untouched Moon samples from Apollo missions for first time
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NASA to study untouched Moon samples from Apollo missions for first time

The samples were vacuum-sealed on the Moon & brought to Earth by Apollo 17 astronauts 50 years ago.

Former NASA investigator closes in on missing mementos from the Apollo mission
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Former NASA investigator closes in on missing mementos from the Apollo mission

Of the Apollo 11 rocks given to other countries, about 70% remain unaccounted for, he said.