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  1. Buzz Aldrin tweets travel voucher for trip to moon claiming $33.31Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Chron

    This July 20, 1969 file photo released by NASA shows commander of the Apollo 11 mission Neil Armstrong near the lunar lander and the US flag, taken by Apollo 11 astronaut Edwin E. "Buzz" Aldrin, Jr. on the surface of the moon. less This July 20, 1969 file photo released by NASA shows commander of the Apollo 11 mission Neil Armstrong near the lunar lander and the US flag, taken by Apollo 11 astronaut Edwin E. "Buzz" Aldrin, Jr. on the ... more In this July 20, 1969 file photo, astronaut Edwin E. "Buzz" Aldrin Jr. stands next to a U.S. flag planted on the moon during the Apollo 11 mission.

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  2. 46 years after Apoll 0-11, Buz Aldrin tweets $33 reimbursement formRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Times of India

    ... and return them safely. Who's Buzz Aldrin * Born in Montclair. New Jersey, Buzz was Neil Armstrong's partner on Apollo 11 that put men on the moon for the first time in 1969. * His mother's name, incidentally is Marion Moon; father was Edwin Eugene ...

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  3. Buzz Aldrin: Trip to Moon cost $33.31Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WXIX-TV Cincinnati

    Apparently just $33.31 - if you ask former astronaut Buzz Aldrin, who was the Lunar Module Pilot on Apollo 11 and one of the first two people to land on the moon and walk on it.

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  4. The best expenses document ever! Buzz Aldrin tweets his travel...Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Mail on Sunday

    The best expenses document ever! Buzz Aldrin tweets his travel voucher for his return trip to Houston via the MOON 47 years after completing the historic Apollo 11 mission claiming just $33.31 Astronaut Buzz Aldrin has tweeted his expenses claim for travelling to the moon in July 1969 for which he received the grand total of $33.31. According to the voucher, which is described as a 'standard form', Colonel Aldrin claimed for the period between July 7 and July 27, 1969.

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  5. 4 historical sites we should protect in addition to the moonRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Curbed

    An archaeologist named Beth O'Leary is making the case that we should designate as an historical site the site of the Apollo 11 landing, where Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin, and the other guy touched down in 1969, and protect it as such. The only problem is that the site is located on the moon, which is going to make it very to hard for us to get up there and start protecting it.

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  6. George Takei sounds off on trans bathrooms, 'Don't Say Gay' billRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Florida Today

    ... http://on.flatoday.com/2a16RU0 Live long, prosper and go to Mars. That was the message Saturday night at the Apollo 11 anniversary gala hosted by iconic "Star Trek" actor George Takei and legendary astronaut Buzz Aldrin. Held underneath the rocket ...

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  7. Climb Inside Apollo 11 in Virtual Reality and 3DRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Time

    ... Air and Space Museum in Washington, DC. For the eight million people who visit the museum each year, seeing Apollo 11 has always been, by necessity, an incomplete experience. The spacecraft is encased in a protective plastic shell, affording a look ...

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  8. NASA takes it's next steps towards on the Journey to MarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Clarksville Online

    ... before Viking's amazing feat, humans first set foot on another world, when Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin set the Apollo 11 lunar module Eagle down in the moon's Sea of Tranquility on July 20th, 1969. The second and final qualification motor (QM-2) ...

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  9. Sorry, Donald Trump, being 'first' in space doesn't matter anymoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | Mashable

    ... NASA astronaut Eileen Collins said during a speech at the Republican National Convention on the anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing. "We need that leadership that will make America's space program first again. And we need leadership that will ...

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  10. Apollo 11 'graffiti' offers glimpse of life aboardRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | NWAonline

    As the Apollo 11 astronauts hurtled toward their historic rendezvous with the moon 47 years ago, they kept a hand-drawn calendar on the wall of their command module, crossing off the days of the journey as if voyagers of old. They also scribbled labels for "smelly waste" compartments and "launch day urine bags."

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  11. Almanac for Sunday, July 24, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday 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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  12. Apollo 11 Anniversary celebrates the past, looks to the futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | Florida Today

    Live long, prosper and go to Mars. That was the message Saturday night at the Apollo 11 anniversary gala hosted by iconic "Star Trek" actor George Takei and legendary astronaut Buzz Aldrin.

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  13. Photos: Apollo 11 Anniversary Gala at Kennedy Space CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | Florida Today

    Special guest George Takei addresses the audience during Saturday's Apollo 11 Anniversary Gala in the Apollo/Saturn V Center at Kennedy Space Center. Photos: Apollo 11 Anniversary Gala at Kennedy Space Center Special guest George Takei addresses the audience during Saturday's Apollo 11 Anniversary Gala in the Apollo/Saturn V Center at Kennedy Space Center.

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  14. Aldrin, Takei inspire astronauts of tomorrow at KSCRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | Florida Today

    At the Apollo 11 anniversary gala at Apollo/Saturn V Center, Buzz Aldrin and George Takei spoke of space travel to Mars. Aldrin, Takei inspire astronauts of tomorrow at KSC At the Apollo 11 anniversary gala at Apollo/Saturn V Center, Buzz Aldrin and George Takei spoke of space travel to Mars.

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  15. Stunning new Smithsonian 3D scan using a TRILLION measurements...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | Daily Mail

    To mark the 47th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon-landing mission, the Smithsonian has revealed a stunning high resolution 3D model of the command module 'Columbia,' the spacecraft that carried astronauts Neil Armstrong, Edwin 'Buzz' Aldrin and Michael Collins to the moon. The stunning virtual 3-D model that will allow the public a look inside the car-sized Apollo 11 command module.

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  16. Apollo astronauts' 'graffiti' revealed inside historic moon capsuleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | The New Zealand Herald

    As the Apollo 11 astronauts hurtled toward their historic rendezvous with the moon 47 years ago this week, they kept a hand-drawn calendar on the wall of their command module, crossing off the days of the journey as if voyagers of old. They also scribbled labels for "smelly waste" compartments and "launch day urine bags."

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  17. Bonhams Space History Sale achieves stratospheric resultRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 21 | Art Daily

    ... the United States, and this life-size model was one of only four ever made. An incredibly rare artefact from the Apollo 11 mission to the moon, signed by all three astronauts on board - Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins - made double ...

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  18. A look at Apollo astronauts' 'graffiti' inside the historic moon capsuleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Stars and Stripes

    As the Apollo 11 astronauts hurtled toward their historic rendezvous with the moon 47 years ago this week, they kept a hand-drawn calendar on the wall of their command module, crossing off the days of the journey as if voyagers of old. They also scribbled labels for "smelly waste" compartments and "launch day urine bags."

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  19. Explore a 3D scan of the Apollo 11 capsuleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Engadget

    It's been 47 years since NASA first put a man on the moon and you can now get an idea of what astronauts Buzz Aldrin, Neil Armstrong and Michael Collins experienced. The Smithsonian Institute, working with Autodesk, has created a high-resolution 3D scan of "Columbia," the Apollo 11 command module that carried the astronauts to the moon.

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  20. Out of the BlueRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 21 | Blue's News

    Oops, failed to note yesterday's 47th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing, the reminder coming through a likewise tardy mention of the news on Slashdot .

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