Posted by Huwbot,
©1996 LEGO Group
Today's random set is 6938 Scorpion Detector, released in 1996. It's one of 10 Space sets produced that year. It contains 196 pieces and 2 minifigs, and its retail price was US$24.
It's owned by 1244 Brickset members. If you want to add it to your collection you might find it for sale at BrickLink or eBay.