IIRC, the ascent stage was sent back into the lunar surface specifically as
a test of the seismometer.
Andrew D. Waddell
PML Online Support Rep
NAR L2 52875/TRA L2 2043
> I was reading the Apollo 11 book from Apogee books and wondered how long
> the seismometer continue to work after it was deployed. Do any scientists
> continue to use the laser reflector which was set up? I also wondered
> happened to the ascent stage of the Eagle after Neil and Buzz transfered
> to the Columbia.
> David Pohl
> NRA 74600