Apollo 12 Astronaut Richard Gordon, Who Circled Moon, DiesDuring Apollo 12 in November 1969, Gordon circled the moon in the command module "Yankee Clipper" while Alan Bean and Charles Conrad walked on the lunar surface.
Astronaut's Scissors Sold For $100,000 At Dallas AuctionScissors used by astronaut Alan Bean when he walked on the moon sold for $100,000 at an auction of space gear.
Astronaut Puts Space Items Up For AuctionAstronaut Alan Bean is offering some artifacts at a Dallas auction that were with him when he walked on the moon. Some of the items even feature traces of moon dust.