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Next Launch GPS IIF-8 on a Atlas V 401 rocket from Cape Canaveral AFB, FL
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29 Oct 14 17:21:00 GMT
29 Oct 14 13:21:00 EDT

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“Man Must Explore”: The Glorious Voyage of Apollo 15

With the haunting 3,000-foot bulk of Mount Hadley looming behind him, Jim Irwin works with the lunar rover during the first EVA of Apollo 15. Photo Credit: NASA

Four hundred miles north of the Moon’s equator lies a place called Hadley: a small patch of Mare Imbrium at the base of the Apennine Mountains, [...]