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Chemical Analyses of Lunar Samples 10017, 10072, and 10084

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Science  30 Jan 1970:
Vol. 167, Issue 3918, pp. 531-532
DOI: 10.1126/science.167.3918.531


A crystalline rock, a vesicular rock, and a dust sample returned by Apollo 11 were chemically analyzed by several methods. The compositions of these samples are unlike that of any known rock or meteorite.

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