14. Space Mess - Earth.com 14. Space Mess

Micrometeorites have previously broken up rocks and melted patches of ground. It also created small glass fragments that would go just about everywhere. The shards invaded nooks and crannies of the lunar module, the spacesuits of the astronauts, and even went through the seals of sample boxes. The material also had a “static cling” that made it a challenge to remove. Photo Credit: NASA/Public Domain

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