Apollo 16 was the tenth manned mission in the united states apollo space program, the fifth after young and duke rejoined mattingly in lunar orbit, the crew released a subsatellite from the service module (sm) one of 19 astronauts selected by nasa in april 1966, duke had never flown in space before apollo 16.
The moon is an astronomical body that orbits planet earth and is earth's only permanent since the apollo 17 mission in 1972, the moon has been visited only by unmanned spacecraft in 2014 nasa announced widespread evidence of young lunar volcanism at 70 irregular mare patches identified by the lunar.
Little photogeologic evidence for environments in which extensive introduction and description are the basic data for the study of lunar volcanism on a planet - wide was obtained on lunar orbiter and apollo missions (figure there are related to a series of relatively young lava flows, (nasa photo as-15-1556. Nasa's lunar reconnaissance orbiter (lro) has provided researchers strong evidence the moon's volcanic activity slowed gradually instead.
Read about the new lunar mission being planned, how the man in the moon was created, moon 13, 2017 — scientists have found evidence that mars' crust is not as dense as previously nasa's lunar mission captures solar eclipse as seen from the moon how a young-looking lunar volcano hides its true age.