The moon is covered in human poo

The moon has been a junkyard for all sorts of objects since the Soviet Union crash-landed a spacecraft on its surface in 1959.

But it’s not just moon buggies that astronauts left behind, they also left a lot of poo too.

Don’t worry, there was a solid scientific reason for turning our beloved moon into a toilet.

For all their symbolic achievements in advancing humanity, the Apollo astronauts had also been tasked with bringing lots of moon rocks back to earth.

But...
source: Metro

2019-07-21 20:05
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