"Verification/validation is in progress, and the organic matter may be just residue from comets or asteroids."
This isn't organic matter but organic compounds - carbon in combination for instance with hydrogen, oxygen or nitrogen.
The headline should perhaps be "building blocks of life found on the Moon" which isn't surprising as one theory of the formation of the Moon suggests it resulted when the early Earth was smashed by a smaller planet, so the Moon is made of much the same material as the Earth.
For historical reasons the term organic compound can be applied to compounds that have no connection to any substance found in living organisms (some definitions simply require carbon to be present, others a carbon-hydrogen bond).
The Apollo soil samples were found to include sparse amounts of carbon, hydrogen and nitrogen, though not in the form of complex compounds.
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