Posted May 21, 2013
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This vintage NASA video contains highlights of the Apollo 12 mission to the Moon, during which astronauts deployed the radioisotope-powered ALSEP (Apollo Lunar Surface Experiment Package) to conduct science on the lunar surface. Coverage of the ALSEP deployment begins at 14:30 into the video.
This video was provided by the NASA Center for AeroSpace Information (CASI), part of the NASA Scientific and Technical Information (STI) Program: http://www.sti.nasa.gov
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