Category: astronaut

Apollo 12 astronaut Alan Bean stands by the Su…

Apollo 12 astronaut Alan Bean stands by the Surveyor III probe with the lunar module in the background. Photo by Pete Conrad, November 20, 1969.

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TODAY IN HISTORY: Apollo 12 astronauts Alan Be…

TODAY IN HISTORY: Apollo 12 astronauts Alan Bean and Pete Conrad on the Moon, November 20, 1969. Conrad, taking the photo, is reflected in Bean’s visor.

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November 20, 1969 – During the second moonwalk…

November 20, 1969 – During the second moonwalk of the Apollo 12 mission, astronaut Pete Conrad holds tongs to collect samples in the Block Crater. Note now dirty his legs are from tramping through the lunar soil.

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TODAY IN HISTORY: Apollo 12 astronaut Pete Con…

TODAY IN HISTORY: Apollo 12 astronaut Pete Conrad stands between the lunar module and S-band antenna on the Moon, November 20, 1969. Photo by spaceman Alan Bean as he made his way back from Blocky Crater.

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TODAY IN HISTORY: Apollo 12 pioneer Pete Conra…

TODAY IN HISTORY: Apollo 12 pioneer Pete Conrad with tongs on the Moon, November 20, 1969. (NASA)

November 20, 1969 – On the Moon, Apollo …

November 20, 1969 – On the Moon, Apollo 12 astronaut Pete Conrad, taking the photo, appears in the visor of Alan Bean.

November 20, 1969 – Apollo 12 commander …

November 20, 1969 – Apollo 12 commander Pete Conrad looks at the unmanned Surveyor 3 lunar probe during his second spacewalk on the surface of the Moon. In the background is the lunar module Intrepid. (NASA)

November 20, 1969 – Apollo 12 astronaut Pete C…

November 20, 1969 – Apollo 12 astronaut Pete Conrad heads out for another day of work on the Moon.

TODAY IN HISTORY: Apollo 12 astronaut Alan Bea…

TODAY IN HISTORY: Apollo 12 astronaut Alan Bean on the Moon, November 20, 1969. Pete Conrad, taking the photo, is reflected in Bean’s visor.

Apollo 12 astronaut Alan Bean on the Moon, Nov…

Apollo 12 astronaut Alan Bean on the Moon, November 20, 1969.