What Happened to Kenya’s Moon Rocks? - Owaahh
As a gift, they became the legal property of the recipient. They came with no conditions or instructions, only two metal plaques one of which read “This Flag of Your Nation was Carried to the Moon and Back by Apollo 11 and This Fragment of the Moon's Surface was Brought to Earth by the Crew of That First Manned Lunar Landing.” The idea though was that they would mark the successes of space exploration, and be displayed to the public. Very few countries ever did that.
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