“And if that’s the case, there must be a mud cloud there. I acquired footage of that.”
Apollo 15’s Command Module was the primary to be fitted with scientific devices.
However the astronaut discovered one other, easy exercise occupied him whereas his colleagues had been down on the Moon.
He mentioned: “Each time I got here across the Moon I went to a window and watched the Earth rise and that was fairly distinctive.”
He additionally famously mentioned of his mission: “Now I do know why I am right here. Not for a more in-depth have a look at the Moon, however to look again at our residence, the Earth.”
Apollo 15 was the fourth lunar touchdown since Apollo 11 and was the primary to function the lunar buggy.