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Apollo 16 astronaut Charlie Duke on the Moon, …

Apollo 16 astronaut Charlie Duke on the Moon, April 23, 1972. (NASA)

The Moon, April 22, 1972.

The Moon, April 22, 1972.

TODAY IN HISTORY: On April 22, 1972, astronaut…

TODAY IN HISTORY: On April 22, 1972, astronauts John Young and Charlie Duke go on the second moonwalk of the Apollo 16 mission.

ON THIS DAY: On April 21, 1972, Apollo 16 moon…

ON THIS DAY: On April 21, 1972, Apollo 16 moonwalker John Young jumps up as Charlie Duke takes a photo. (via)

Apollo 16 astronaut John Young drives with sty…

Apollo 16 astronaut John Young drives with style on the surface of the Moon, April 21, 1972.

April 21, 1972 – Apollo 16 astronaut Charlie D…

April 21, 1972 – Apollo 16 astronaut Charlie Duke on the Moon, photographed by John Young.

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Magnificent Jupiter, imaged by the Hubble Spac…

Magnificent Jupiter, imaged by the Hubble Space Telescope on April 21, 2014.

ON THIS DAY: On April 21, 1972, moonwalker Joh…

ON THIS DAY: On April 21, 1972, moonwalker John Young salutes the camera as he jumps off the lunar surface for these fantastic tourist pictures taken during the first EVA of the Apollo 16 mission. Spaceman Charlie Duke is behind the lens. (NASA)

April 21, 1972 – Astronauts John Young and Cha…

April 21, 1972 – Astronauts John Young and Charlie Duke go on the first EVA of the Apollo 16 mission.

TODAY IN HISTORY: Apollo 16 astronaut Charlie …

TODAY IN HISTORY: Apollo 16 astronaut Charlie Duke on the Moon, April 21, 1972. Photo by John Young. (NASA)