[meteorite-list] Do lunars smell?
From: Michael Casper <Michael_at_meteoritecentral.com>
Date: Thu Apr 22 09:48:13 2004
Yes, the lunars... boy do they smell! Yuc! some of em mell soooo bad.
----- Original Message -----
Sent: Tuesday, October 23, 2001 9:55 PM
Subject: [meteorite-list] Do lunars smell?
> Since it's so slow, I thought I'd ask the following question.
> Do lunar rocks have an odor?
> Buzz Aldrin said that there was a distinct smell to lunar material -
> "...pungent, like gunpowder or spent cap-pistol caps". They carted a lot
> dust into the lunar module and Aldrin said that they noticed the odor
> Maybe Mike Farmer or Jim Strope or those who have cut some of the lunars
> Just curious.
> Dave Pensenstadler
> Show your support at the Red Cross Disaster Relief Fund -
> Meteorite-list mailing list
Received on Tue 23 Oct 2001 09:59:46 PM PDT