Look at the "Lost Cosmonaut" - a tiny monument on the moon in honor of all the dead conquerors of space

The monument to the “Lost Cosmonaut” on the Moon is set on the southeastern margin of the Sea of ​​Rains, in the Hadley area.

The monument is the figure of an astronautwhich was created by the Belgian sculptor Paul von Hoydonts height of 8.5 cm of aluminum and a plate listing the 14 dead at that time conquerors of space.

The idea of ​​creating a monument belonged to the directorWaddell Gallery in New York Louise Tolliver Deutschman, who wanted to immerse art in space. At the same time, no one knew that the astronauts were going to erect a monument on the moon - this became known already after the mission returned to Earth.

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