Forty Years Later: Apollo 17′s Final Footprints

It was in December of 1972 that human beings last set foot on the moon. Their tracks prints endure — even if the American lunar program doesn't.

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The thinking 40 years ago was simple: After six lunar landings in less than three and a half years, humanity was clearly on its way to becoming a multi-world species. Lunar colonies would follow in the 1970s, then Mars landings in the 1980s, and who knew where we’d be in the distant 21st century? Well, now we know: right back where we started. Since Gene Cernan, Ron Evans and Harrison Schmitt returned from NASA’s final lunar landing in December 1972, no human being has ventured beyond low Earth orbit. Yes, China is looking moonward, and the U.S. is making vague noises about going, well, somewhere before too long. But we can’t even say where it is — The moon? Mars? An asteroid — which makes it awfully hard to go there for real. Still, the Apollo landings were very real, and the pictures the crewmen brought home were exquisite. What follows is a tiny sampling from that final journey — which will have to suffice until, at long last, there is another.

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41 comments
ManoelMiguel
ManoelMiguel

I don't believe in those mission. They might be a big lie! Why did it happen only forty years ago and not now? Because there is no Soviet Union nowadays... Simply put I don't have to believe in something I see only on TV or videos without any proof. When China go there to check it out I may agree that it was true.

myadvani1
myadvani1

Please once again dipict the pictures of first on the lunar surface-Apollo-11.

Cybero
Cybero

Don't forget the party on 737 in the next 3d or on 734737d. 

30m:20h:734737d exactly.

BeSee
BeSee

12s:12m:22h:734733d at our current watch. 

France ROLEX.Com

TrueTime
TrueTime

A month is 30days or 31days? or 28days? 

A year is 365days or 367days? 

It changes to follow the changing nature. 

So don't use month or year just day counts for true details. 

Human's time measurement must be based on human's conditions.

WPress
WPress

17s:17m:17h:734733d is the date time now. 

Rolex & Omega.

GeorgeWinson
GeorgeWinson

NASA: 

Earth Moon Sun phases are active even without the human's time system that always needs to be modified to follow the nature's changes. 

If Earth & Moon stop to rotate the sun then the human's time measurement will be depended on each human's life cycle on Earth. 

NASA has had the new fair format for the endless time space using the atomic vibration in seconds starting from each human's birthday: 60s:60m:24h:000000000000.

So when The Earth & The Moon stop to rotate then human beings still have the dependable time continuously moving forward without the bad wrong past event's circles.

RealityBites
RealityBites

"The Apollo landings were very real" ... except that they have been disputed by hundreds of millions of people as an elaborate hoax for many different questions, many of which remain unanswered. No manned mission has claimed to successfully pass through the Van Allen radiation belt since that era. Nixon was the President during every single supposed moon landing - a President known for lying and media manipulation. There are hundreds of anomalies in the photos and videos of the missions, and on repeated occasions when religious Neil Armstrong was offered up to $5000 in CASH to swear on a Bible that he walked on the moon, he flatly refuse (videos of him refusing are on YouTube). Many questions without answers. When I read a statement like "the Apollo landings were very real", it smacks of propaganda.

moha
moha

@Cybero  

All publics are the source of news. 

So Stop the news. 

See now senators are same as children. 

Who want to be the president for this wild nations?
 

Apollogy
Apollogy

@Cybero  

True we have to exit from our box system's traps. 

Pluton
Pluton

@BeSee  

Yeah the Armageddon dates can be erased too. 

It is their responsibilities to change the time formats to eliminate all bad past events like 9/11 that has cursed islam's image forever. 

The exactly 9/11 was happened just one to be the past. 

TIME said: 

There is No same apple. 

Two mean Different by the two existences.

Also one becomes two different existences after breaking it to many parts.

Cybero
Cybero

@TrueTime 

Those are the true sciences the actual philosophies from the real philosophers.

Hadrewsky
Hadrewsky

@GeorgeWinson 

Well you show some insane ideas that have not been researched with regards to what actually will happen to the world...

WPress
WPress

@GeorgeWinson True.

The time's cycles are illusions. 

The time always flows. 

Every second is a new time as a new chance. 

So why celebrating the past bad events by marking the new different time to revive that had been gone? It scars the new different time and its chance. 

If we let it then someday a whole year is full by celebrating the past bad events everyday. 

The Past Was Past. There is No same apple. 

Two mean Different by the two existences. 

Also one becomes two different existences after breaking it to many parts.

AppleTime
AppleTime

@GeorgeWinson TIME: 37s:27m:22h:734732d is the current date time now.

We posted 3m ago to your comment 5d ago for meeting in 8d later on 740d or 734740d exactly. 

The meeting event will start on 30m:20h:734740d. You can call the Christmas party.

Gizmo
Gizmo

@GeorgeWinson That is Human's Time System based on Human's Birthday Cycles. 

So if we convert the current time to the new time system then it is more or less: 17s:18m:20h:734730days at the point based on A.C. & B.C. events. 

It is true to use only the Day's Rounds because the center is Earth to Humans as its parts. 

There is The Earth Age as The Earth's Time System starts from The Earth Birthday Event. 

The main question is about the starting point to be the first day for Human Earth's Time System. 

Each Human has the time measurement too starts from each Birthday. 

But who care about time measurements to make the details. 

At the same Universes there is No new year at the same time space only the same time series contained by the same energy for transformations endlessly. 

So who are suitable for all this Earth's assets? 

Only the good beautiful skillful white persons have the rights for all the Earth's assets as its best creations by the Earth as its perfect active souls from this Earth as its parts to grow to develop all Universes.

Hadrewsky
Hadrewsky

@RealityBites 

Every single you theory you loons have about the Apollo Conspiracy has been explained away for a decade or more... You have nothing but childish ideas and an understanding of space travel that 6th graders could best.

You also ignore and refuse to answer for or question the huge holes your conspiracy has.

moha
moha

@RealityBites  

Where is the political president for the responsibility? 

It is Wrong obama wants to be a president forever. 

To be a president or a senator is about Quality Not to make evil chaos.
 

Visios
Visios

@RealityBites  

All human's activities are to make better human's quality as the Near Destinations before going to the moon.

Apology
Apology

@RealityBites 

Does the prophet Mohammad want to go to the moon to stay on the moon before death on the moon? 

Possibly after selling loud mosques or cheaper kaaba for numbers in Dollars paper.

If the past dead prophet Mohammad is alive in this modern era then:

The primitive prophet Mohammad must learn about jets before going to the holy moon.

The selfish prophet Mohammad must pay the electricity to review his sorrowful prayer on TV show. 

The stubborn prophet Mohammad must sell loud mosques or cheaper kaaba for Dollars to feed all dull unproductive muslims before begging money in the name of loud islam by violence & terrorism.

Also muslims must teach the stubborn prophet Mohammad about how to write using Microsoft Word within PC before posting his new korans on Facebook to change his old irrelevant egoistic islam. 

Can islam exist without humans without money without the Earth Nature? So be it.

Sparky_McBiff
Sparky_McBiff

@RealityBites

The discoverer of the radiation belts, Dr. Van Allen HIMSELF has said that you can pass through the belts safely, you just don';t want to loiter there for too long, which is not an issue for the astronauts since they transverse them fairly quickly.But apparently the silly moon hoax crowd doesn't care about actual science.Which is a shame because there are PLENTY of real government cover ups and conspiracies that should be publicized and it's too bad that juvenile people that apparently know very little about science keep pushing the stupid Apollo hoax nonsense.

Abdulla
Abdulla

@Apollogy @Cybero  

The unrealistic islam is the empty hope just the past egoistic fantasy. 

There are so many better options outside islam which are killed by islamic egos. 

In indonesia gladly kill islam after islam kill their local cultures. 

islam Must Go Home at the hell arabian deserts. 

Punish islam and the sinful islamic egos. 

Punish islam !! Terminate islam !!
islam Go To Hell !!!

Abdulla
Abdulla

@Pluton @BeSee  

The dirty political sins become islam's sins after muslims filled islam by politics. 

Religions become sinful by the dirty politics. 

Economics become messy by the dirty politics. 

Knowledge goes wrong by the dirty politics. 

So the dirty politics MUST be responsible for them.

Globalls
Globalls

@Pluton @BeSee 

From Arabs: 

We are All Muslims Apologize for the sinful islamic egos also ready to make the responsibility to all victims at all nations which are suffered by islamic violence.

Cybero
Cybero

@Pluton @BeSee 

muslims are animals Not Humans without logic.

muslims burn our WTC India Israel Bali many embassies & US flags at many regions. 

muslims steal your lands & your people after killing your children at many nations. 

Now their muslims must be Death as the responsibility for sinful islamic egos kill their own muslims. 

All people hate islam with its loud islamic ego violence. 

For All Future Human Beings: Eliminate islam.

Hadrewsky
Hadrewsky

@WPress @GeorgeWinson 

WPress you should learn that time is relative.

Time does not always flow because time is linked to mass and relativistic travel.

For instance look up the twins paradox... You have two twins (age 18) with one on Earth and the Other in a spaceship that could even be built today that accelerates to a fraction of the speed of light out towards Pluto before turning around and accelerating the whole way back.

What you end up with is a twins that upon both being reunited are different ages... one twin may be 70 years old while the other is 40.... If you increase the speed and time spent at said very high speed you can effectively time travel into the future. You can spend 20 years in space on this very fast spaceship traveling and when you return 200 years will have passed.

Pluton
Pluton

@Sparky_McBiff @RealityBites 

Only Death to evil governments as the responsibility after all badness the bad governments did so evil to us. 

They reap their own death after sowing evil seed.

Hadrewsky
Hadrewsky

@Cybero @Pluton @BeSee 

All religious folk are guilty of the same animalistic reasoning.

Islam may be an agressive religion that has an unusually backwards systems in regards to women and law but Christianity is hardly much different.

On both sides you have morons stating the world is 6000 years old and that an appropriate alternative the the theory of evolution is the idea that God just miracled the whole thing into being (I feel that Creationism is actually insulting to the God in question by suggesting that He is a little God with great power but no intelligence)

moha
moha

@Cybero @Pluton @BeSee  

They always want to fight by doing the hateful things. 

They always want to fight for nothing about Holy. 

They are happy to fight to make problems and loud chaos to feel the stupid prides. 

See the stupid indonesia will be dead in chaos by islam as same as the arabian hell nations.

Visios
Visios

@Cybero @TrueTime @TimWilcox @GeorgeWinson  

Darkness happens when Lights disappear. 

Just likes on the brightness line tool. 

Better to become the mid sunset areas are Not hot also all can see with lesser electricity. 

You can call Tao's real wisdom as the answers.

Cybero
Cybero

@TrueTime @TimWilcox @GeorgeWinson 

It is because the Sunlight makes the bright side & the shadow side on the same one Earth. 

But as long as the Earth still rotates the Sun then the both sides can be shifted. 

The Earth's rotations can be different cross ways also just moving forward by the first BigBang energy force but Not its reversals as long as the sphere-shaped Earth is symmetrical balance. 

Whatever the Earth changes the bottom area will get heavier more than the top area. 

See indonesian islands at the fire ring will be fallen when the indonesian areas are at the bottom sides cannot hold the heavy magma eruptions force.