Detail View: NASA Johnson Space Center Collection: Apollo 14 Lunar glass fragment known as Genesis bean

Title: 
Apollo 14 Lunar glass fragment known as Genesis bean
Description: 
A tiny green glass fragment taken from an Apollo 14 core tube sampling. Because of its scientific significance and shape, the fragment has been nicknamed the "Genesis bean". The main constituents are iron and magnesium.
Date Taken: 
1972-01-10
Program: 
Apollo
Mission: 
Apollo XIV
facet_what: 
Apollo 14
facet_where: 
Johnson Space Center (JSC)
Photo ID: 
S72-17915
Film Type: 
4x5
UID: 
SPD-JSC-S72-17915
original url: 
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