It is 4 billion years old and it travelled and landed safely on Earth about 13 000 years ago. The meteorite known as ALH84001 was discovered in the Allan Hills region of Antarctica in the year 1984. The geologists who picked it up at the time didn’t think much of the meteorite. It was only after 10 years of studying the rock that researchers realized that this was a specimen from Mars.
So this is why no-one has been back to the Moon since the 1970′s ….
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On April 29, 2007 Alberto Mayer (amateur Astronomer) from Busto Arisizio, Italy found an incredible discovery almost by accident. He says that while adjusting the focus of his telescope that night at 10:52 pm, when he spotted and tracked on video a UFO as it flew across the surface of the moon.