For thousands of years people have avoided, endured and pondered this vast western landscape. Find out more about the fascinating people who have passed this way by clicking on a photo or name below:
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In 1969 Apollo astronauts Alan Shepard, Edgar Mitchell, Joe Engle and Eugene Cernan visited Craters of the Moon. They explored the lava landscape in order to learn the basics of volcanic geology in preparation for future trips to the moon. More...