Apollo 11 Newswire

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  1. Joan Archer Aldrin dies at 84; dealt with the spotlight as astronaut's wifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Los Angeles Times

    Joan Aldrin, wife of Apollo 11 astronaut Buzz Aldrin, clutches the arm of her son Andrew, 10, as she rushes to her car after church services on July 20, 1969, the day of the Apollo 11 moon landing. Joan Aldrin, wife of Apollo 11 astronaut Buzz Aldrin, clutches the arm of her son Andrew, 10, as she rushes to her car after church services on July 20, 1969, the day of the Apollo 11 moon landing.

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  2. Buzz Aldrin filed expense claim for Apollo 11 trip to the moonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Stuff.co.nz

    ... from Houston also includes Aldrin's stay in the Pacific Ocean on the USS Hornet, the ship which recovered Apollo 11. After filing his claim in August 1969, Aldrin was presented with a cheque by the government reimbursing him for the grand total of ...

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  3. Smithsonian Launches Partnership With KickstarterRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Aero-News Network

    ... the funding platform for creative projects. The inaugural project supports conservation of Neil Armstrong's Apollo 11 spacesuit at the National Air and Space Museum. The funds also will be used to digitize and exhibit the 46-year-old suit. The ...

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  4. Smithsonian Kickstarter raise $550K to save Neil Armstrongs space suitRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Big News Network.com

    ... ork. Astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin place the American flag on the Moon. This image was captured by the Apollo 11 Data Acquisition Camera that was mounted to the lunar module Eagle. (CNN)...

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  5. No, a "checklist error" did not almost derail the first moon landingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Ars Technica

    Last week was the forty-sixth anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing-the first of the six crewed landings on our nearest celestial neighbor. In the years between 1969 and 1972, 12 human beings walked on the surface of the moon : Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin, Pete Conrad, Al Bean, Alan Shepard, Ed Mitchell, Dave Scott, Jim Irwin, John Young, Charlie Duke, Jack Schmitt, and Gene Cernan.

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  6. Success of NASA missions revives funding debateRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | USA Today

    ... photo was taken by the crew of Apollo 8. Crewmembers were the first humans to orbit the moon. July 20, 1969: Apollo 11 astronaut Buzz Aldrin walks on the moon. Apollo 11 was the spaceflight that landed the first humans on the moon. April 11, 1970: ...

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  7. Neil Armstrong's Spacesuit is Being Preserved Through Kickstarter. Seriously.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Houston Press

    ... suit. The museum officials turned to Kickstarter to get the funds to preserve the suit Armstrong wore during the Apollo 11 moon landing on July 20, 1969. The project is called "Reboot the Suit" and it's aim is to conserve, digitize and display ...

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  8. Montclair school board will vote on school naming policy next monthRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | NorthJersey.com

    The anticipated renaming of Mount Hebron Middle School for famed astronaut and Montclair native Buzz Aldrin will have to wait a little bit longer. Forty-six years ago this week, legendary astronaut and Montclair native son Buzz Aldrin landed on the Moon in the Apollo 11 spacecraft's lunar module.

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  9. Neil Armstrong's Spacesuit Raises Over $500,000 on KickstarterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | I4U Future Technology News

    ... But since the hopes for the completion of the project went sky high, it is a scheme that is likely to succeed. Apollo 11 was the mission in which Neil Armstrong took his first step on lunar soil and uttered those unforgettable words "that's one ...

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  10. Alameda: USS Hornet gets $300,000 grant to develop teaching programRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | Inside Bay Area

    ... action during World War II before going on to serve in the Vietnam War. The ship also recovered the crews of Apollo 11 and Apollo 12, the first two missions to land men on the Moon, from the Pacific Ocean after the astronauts returned to Earth. ...

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  11. Montclair residents remember the Apollo 11 moon landingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

    A half-mile away from the Kennedy Space Center in Florida on July 16, 1969, Montclair resident Alfred Berutti and his family witness the launch of a Saturn rocket carrying the Apollo 11 spacecraft. Sept.

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  12. Almanac for Friday, July 24, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | UPI

    ... many miles of travel, Brigham Young led 148 Mormon pioneers into Utah's Valley of the Great Salt Lake. In 1969, Apollo 11 returned to Earth, ending its historic moon-landing mission. After the spacecraft's splashdown in the Pacific Ocean, astronauts ...

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  13. Buzz Aldrin walks on the surface of the Moon during Apollo 11Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | The Jewish Press

    Buzz Aldrin , the second man on the moon, will again be following in Neil Armstrong's footprints, when he visits Israel for the first time this coming October. About the Author: JewishPress.com brings you the latest in Jewish news from around the world.

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  14. New planet marks latest success for Kepler missionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | USA Today

    ... photo was taken by the crew of Apollo 8. Crewmembers were the first humans to orbit the moon. July 20, 1969: Apollo 11 astronaut Buzz Aldrin walks on the moon. Apollo 11 was the spaceflight that landed the first humans on the moon. April 11, 1970: ...

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  15. Here's the speech President Nixon would have made if the moon landing WASN'T a successRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Metro

    Mandatory Credit: Photo by NASA/REX Shutterstock (274627b).. Neil Armstrong on the moon's surface.. Apollo 11 Lunar Landing Mission - 1969.. .. However many people don't realize that the mission, which fulfilled its objective 44 years ago this week, ...

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  16. Scientists disagree on planet habitability definitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | USA Today

    ... photo was taken by the crew of Apollo 8. Crewmembers were the first humans to orbit the moon. July 20, 1969: Apollo 11 astronaut Buzz Aldrin walks on the moon. Apollo 11 was the spaceflight that landed the first humans on the moon. April 11, 1970: ...

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  17. Buzz Aldrin to step foot in Israel for first timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Jerusalem Post

    US astronaut Buzz Aldrin after he and fellow astronaut Neil Armstrong became the first men to land on the Moon during the Apollo 11 space mission July 20, 1969. . Nearly 50 years after former NASA astronaut Buzz Aldrin stepped foot on the moon following co-pilot Neal Armstrong, the renowned octogenarian will once again follow Armstrong's lead when he steps foot in Israel for the first time this October.

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  18. NASA looks to set up house on the moon by 2021Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Examiner.com

    Although most of the attention has been on establishing a colony on Mars within the next decade or so, a NASA -funded study by NexGen Space LLC now states that a human colony could be established on the moon even sooner. The announcement, which coincided with the 46th anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission when Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin's first landed on the lunar surface July 20, 1969.

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  19. USS Hornet gets $300,000 grant to develop teaching programRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 23 | Stars and Stripes

    ... action during World War II before going on to serve in the Vietnam War. The ship also recovered the crews of Apollo 11 and Apollo 12, the first two missions to land men on the Moon, from the Pacific Ocean after the astronauts returned to Earth. ...

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  20. Alameda: USS Hornet gets $300,000 grant to develop teaching programRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | Contra Costa Times

    ... action during World War II before going on to serve in the Vietnam War. The ship also recovered the crews of Apollo 11 and Apollo 12, the first two missions to land men on the Moon, from the Pacific Ocean after the astronauts returned to Earth. ...

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