the coup

the coup

Playmates on the Moon

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The wrist checklists were designed to keep astronauts on track during lunar EVAs, but they were also ways for backup crews to sneak in some jokes. For more on the story, check out the latest article on Vintage Space: http://www.popsci.com/nsfw-lunar-eva-checklists Title image via NASA. Music "The Coup" by AudioQuattro from Music Loops. For more Vintage Space, add me on Facebook, Google+, and Twitter as @astVintageSpace. And subscribe to Vintage Space on Popular Science for regular blog updates: http://www.popsci.com/blog-network/vintage-space For weekly Vintage Space video updates, don't forget to subscribe!