Apollo 11 Newswire

Apollo 11 Newswire

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  1. NASA is Suiting Up with Boston's John F. Kennedy LibraryRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Freshnews

    ... played a crucial role in the early accomplishments of the U.S. space program, including the Apollo missions. Apollo 11 astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin were the first astronauts to land on the moon on July 20, 1969, fulfilling the promise ...

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  2. Mr. Bucketlist: Meeting a man who strolled the moonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Star-Progress

    ... tethered to a life-line while working outside of the space capsule for more than two hours. His next flight was Apollo 11 with Neil Armstrong and Michael Collins . I find their bravery almost unbelievable. Not only had three of their fellow ...

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  3. Museum of Flight's 'First Fifty Gala' raises $1.7MRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Business Journal

    ... this case, the tent - with his two opera arias. Among the eight live auction items, was a postal cover bearing the Apollo 11 insignia, and postmarked July 16, 1969. That went for $150,000. As emcee of the auction, with auctioneer Fred Northup , I ...

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  4. Who Were the First Men on the Moon?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Universe Today

    ... soon. So just who were these twelve men who walked on the Moon? Prelude to the Moon Landing: Before the historic Apollo 11 mission and Moon Landing took place, NASA conducted two manned missions to test the Apollo spacecraft and the Saturn V rockets ...

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  5. New Content for Google Earth's 10th AnniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Google Earth Blog

    ... the new Voyager layer). My favorite was the one he did with Astronaut Buzz Aldrin for the 30th anniversary of the Apollo 11 landing on the moon in 2009. In Sean's post, he not only announced the new Google Earth Voyager layer, but also a larger ...

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  6. SpaceX Rocket Explodes Shortly After LiftoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | Switched

    ... uttered these famous words when he became the first human to step onto the surface of the moon during the Apollo 11 mission: "That's one small step for a man, one giant leap for mankind." He was joined soon afterward by Buzz Aldrin. November 10, ...

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  7. Bill GibbsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Coin World

    ... and exciting; the U.S. Mint is chiefly responsible here though Congress can also play a major role. H.R. 2726, the Apollo 11 50th Anniversary Commemorative Coin Act, could be one of those wildly successful programs. The subject matter of the program ...

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  8. Space Collector's Legacy: Leon Ford's NASA Artifacts to Be Auctioned TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | SPACE.com

    ... he had artifacts from all six landings. Among the highlights of Ford's collection was a pouch that held some of Apollo 11 moonwalker Buzz Aldrin's personal mementos as they were flown to lunar orbit and back. The Personal Preference Kit (PPK) bag ...

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  9. 'Star Wars Episode I' actor Jake Lloyd arrested in S.C. after wild police chaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | Examiner.com

    ... when he appeared in four episodes of NBC's medical drama ER. He also played Mark Armstrong in the 1996 TV movie Apollo 11. From 1996 to 1998, Lloyd appeared in several episodes of The Pretender. His first feature film appearance was in 1996's Jingle ...

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  10. As moon dust flies, visitors' footprints fadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 21 | NWAonline

    This footprint by an astronaut recorded on the Apollo 11 moon mission is slowly fading away under a wispy cloud of moon dust, scientists say. Apollo 11 crewmen Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin became the first humans to walk on the moon July 20, 1969.

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  11. Gizmodo article accuses America of space imperialism during Apollo programRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | Examiner.com

    ... and paid for by Americans. It had no more significance than planting a flag on Mount Everest or in Antarctica. The Apollo 11 astronauts left a plaque on the lunar surface that stated, "Here men from the planet Earth first set foot upon the Moon, ...

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  12. Lawmakers Call for Golden Coins for Apollo 11 Golden AnniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | Space.com

    ... mark five decades since Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins launched to the moon in July 1969. The " Apollo 11 50th Anniversary Commemorative Coin Act " (HR 2726) calls for gold, silver and half-dollar clad coins to be struck in 2019. ...

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  13. The King of countdowns wanted just a pennyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Jack King was a NASA public affairs official who became the voice of the Apollo moon shots, and counted down the historic launch of Apollo 11 on July 16, 1969. Jack King was a NASA public affairs official who became the voice of the Apollo moon shots, and counted down the historic launch of Apollo 11 on July 16, 1969.

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  14. Russian official wants probe into US moon landingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | Stuff.co.nz

    Astronaut Edwin Aldrin Jr, lunar module pilot, is photographed during the Apollo 11 extravehicular activity on the Moon in this July, 1969 file photo. The increasingly tense relationship between the United States and Russia might be about to face a new challenge: a Russian investigation into American Moon landings.

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  15. Scientists find lopsided dust cloud over the moonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | USA Today

    ... Armstrong portrait of Buzz Aldrin with the photographer and the Lunar Module reflected in his gold-plated visor, Apollo 11, July 1969 Each speck of dust hangs above the moon for only a few minutes before showering back onto the lunar surface. But ...

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  16. Today's mooncast: Cloudy, with a chance of moon-dust showersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | USA Today

    ... Armstrong portrait of Buzz Aldrin with the photographer and the Lunar Module reflected in his gold-plated visor, Apollo 11, July 1969 Each speck of dust hangs above the moon for only a few minutes before showering back onto the lunar surface. But ...

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  17. Jack King: Nasa official who performed hundreds of countdowns and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | The Independent

    ... public affairs official who became the voice of the Apollo moon shots. King counted down the historic launch of Apollo 11 on 16 July 1969, and also performed the countdown for hundreds of the early rocket launches, including the two-man Gemini ...

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  18. Moon Landing Commemorative Coin Program ProposedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Coin World

    ... public like the one for the baseball coins, while the reverse would depict the famous photograph taken during the Apollo 11 moon landing, "Buzz Aldrin on the Moon." More specifically, the convex reverse would depict the faceplate of an astronaut's ...

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  19. Learning from Jack King: Visionary of Real-Time Content MarketingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | Web Ink Now

    ... lunar landing mission, King's voice is one of the most recognizable in the world. The original broadcast of the Apollo 11 launch and the subsequent replays have reached the ears of more than a billion people, some of them many times. While Jack's ...

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  20. Launch commentator for Apollo 11 moon shot, Jack King, diesRead the original story

    Monday Jun 15 | 12NewsNow.Com

    Jack King, a NASA public affairs official who became the voice of the Apollo moon shots, died Thursday. He was 84. King counted down the historic launch of Apollo 11 on July 16, 1969.

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