January 24, 2013
We Blew Up Arizona to Simulate the Moon
Manaugh & Twilley, The Atlantic
Thanks to a well-timed tip from landscape blogger Alex Trevi of Pruned, Venue made a detour on our exit out of Flagstaff, Arizona, to visit the old black cinder fields of an extinct volcano--where, incredibly, NASA and its Apollo astronauts once practiced their, at the time, forthcoming landing on the moon.
TAGGED: Arizona, moon, nasa