Moon soil looks and acts like wet sand.
In 1967 the Surveyor 3 found that soil on the moon acted like wet sand. The Russians reported in 1976 that they had discovered water on the moon. In 1967 the Dutch news reported that the moon soil acted like wet sand, at 1:04 in the video below you see the Surveyor 3 digging on the moon surface. The Surveyor 3 was the third lander of the American unmanned Surveyor program and it was sent to explore the surface of the Moon.
It was launched on April 17, 1967 and landed on April 20, 1967 at Mare Cognitum in the Oceanus Procellarum (S3º 01' 41.43" W23º 27' 29.55"). It transmitted a total of 6,315 TV images back to Earth. In 1976 the Russians reported their discovery of water on the moon. Click here to find out how the western world reacted. For years NASA has claimed that the moon was bone dry, but it seems that they had it wrong. Strange for an organisation that claims to have landen 12 man on the moon.