This book, by the author of The Accidental Billionaires (the book that inspired the movie The Social Network), tells the true  story of Thad Roberts, a man who went to jail for stealing moon rocks and trying to sell them on the internet.

Roberts is a brilliant NASA co-op intern, famous for looking for thrilling adventures in NASA, like sneaking into the shuttle simulator.  But when he finds out that scientists consider moon rocks worthless after experimenting with them, he decides to do something.  After all, can you call taking something worthless stealing?

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