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  1. Connect! Unite! Act! Four Corners, Asheville, Connecticut & San Jose Meet-ups! - Best TV Moment?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Kos

    ... list of Best TV Moments... Because of it's iconic and historic nature, I have to choose the Moon Landing of Apollo 11 as the top of my list. I was just a month shy of eight years old, and I can vividly remember the color of the paint on the walls of ...

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  2. The birth and brief life of the Space Exploration InitiativeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Examiner.com

    The optics could not have been better in front of the Air and Space Museum in Washington D. C. on July 20, 1989, the 20th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing. President George H. W. Bush shared the stage with the three men who had made that voyage, Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin, and Michael Collins.

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  3. Riding the world's most aerodynamic bikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | CNN

    ... in search of answers. Who are we? Why are we here? Are we alone? He may be best known for his part in the historic Apollo 11 moon landing in 1969, but did you know Buzz Aldrin snapped the "first space selfie?" If you were the second person to set ...

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  4. 'World's most aerodynamic bike'?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | CNN

    ... in search of answers. Who are we? Why are we here? Are we alone? He may be best known for his part in the historic Apollo 11 moon landing in 1969, but did you know Buzz Aldrin snapped the "first space selfie?" If you were the second person to set ...

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  5. NVIDIA Technology Helps To Debunk Moon Landing ConspiraciesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | RedOrbit

    ... other objects." There is no better example of lighting's behavior being in question than in images from the Apollo 11 moon landing, so that is what they decided to recreate - by breaking scenes down into thousands of tiny voxels, basically 3-D ...

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  6. Seeking Apollo Pictures? Here's How To Find Obscure Shots From The Moon-Landing ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | Universe Today

    ... and tools - all a part of the Apollo 12 mission in November 1969. Credit: NASA / Lunar and Planetary Institute Apollo 11 astronaut Buzz Aldrin inside the lunar module at the Moon's Sea of Tranquility in July 1969. Credit: NASA / Lunar and Planetary ...

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  7. Nvidia casts doubt on moon landings conspiracyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | CNews

    Computer graphics company Nvidia has used the moon landings conspiracy to demonstrate the tech inside its latest run of graphics cards. It was the sun's own rays bouncing off the moon, and Neil Armstrong's space suit, that provided a secondary light source for the controversial shot of Buzz Aldrin's descent from Apollo 11 onto the moon's surface.

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  8. Nvidia Proves Moon Landing Photos AuthenticRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | The Escapist

    While demonstrating the computational capabilities of their new Maxwell GPU, Nvidia successfully proved the authenticity of the photos taken during the Apollo 11 moon landing. To celebrate the launch of the Maxwell GM204 chip found in their GeForce 980 and 970 graphics cards, Nvidia used 3D imagery to help validate photos of the moon landing and silence some conspiracy theorists who believe the event was faked.

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  9. Moon landing conspiracy theory debunked: Video proves it really happenedRead the original story

    Monday Sep 22 | Metro UK News

    A new simulation video could finally solve the riddle of why Buzz Aldrin appears to be lighted, as if by studio lights, in a shot where he descends from the Apollo 11 capsule onto the moon's surface. The image has been one of the main sources of fuel for decades of conspiracy theories that the 1969 moon landings were faked.

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  10. Graphics demo disproves Apollo hoax claimRead the original story

    Saturday Sep 20 | Unexplained Mysteries

    Well known for its range of high performance computer graphics cards, Nvidia has demonstrated its latest dynamic lighting technology by recreating the site of the famous Apollo 11 moon landing in an effort to prove that the event really happened. In particular the company has focused on producing an accurate recreation of a well known photograph taken by Neil Armstrong showing Buzz Aldrin descending the steps of the lander while the area around him is engulfed in shadow.

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  11. Moon-landing conspiracy claim refuted by video game graphicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 20 | Polygon

    The makers of state-of-the-art video game graphics technology say they have used it to debunk those who continue to think the United States' manned moon landings were a hoax filmed on a movie set. Nvidia, makers of top-of-the line graphics cards for PC gaming, put its Maxwell architecture on the case of explaining how the scene of Buzz Aldrin descending the ladder of Apollo 11's lunar module was lighted when it happened.

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  12. TNT Makes 'One Giant Leap' Into Miniseries With Neil Armstrong ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | Deadline

    ... one about Armstrong (played by Scandal 's Tony Goldwyn), Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins preparing for their Apollo 11 mission in 1969. eOne Television is producing One Giant Leap , with the company's John Morayniss and Michael Rosenberg serving as ...

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  13. Mythbusting: Nvidia debunks lunar landing conspiracyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | Digital Trends

    As an awesome demonstration of its newest graphics cards , Nvidia has put together a simulation to debunk longtime accusations that the 1969 moon landing was a hoax. For years conspiracy theorists have held that a careful analysis of the photographs and videos from the Apollo 11 lunar landing reveals that it must have been faked in a studio as part of a propaganda war against the rival Soviet space program.

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  14. Nvidia's new GPU sinks moon landing hoax using virtual lightRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | CNET News.com

    Using its new top-shelf graphics processing unit, Nvidia tackles one of the most persistent conspiracy theories in American history: the veracity of the 1969 to 1972 Apollo moon landings. A virtual recreation of the Apollo 11 landing site helped gaming component supplier Nvidia to debunk persistent moon landing hoax claims.

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  15. New lighting tech debunks moon landing conspiracy theoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | Eurogamer

    Nvidia's new real-time global illumination system has been utilised in a fascinating new demo created using Unreal Engine 4, accurately replicating one of the most iconic images of the Apollo 11 lunar mission - and in the process disproving a slew of baseless conspiracy theories that have surrounded the moon landings over the last few years. In effect, Nvidia has created a fully 3D real-time simulation of the moment Edwin 'Buzz' Aldrin began his descent from the lunar module, accurately mapping the astronaut, the LM itself along with the lunar surface.

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  16. NVIDIA's new GPU proves moon landing truthers wrongRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | Engadget

    ... one more refutation to deny: NVIDIA's Voxel Global Illumination tech demo. It's a GPU-powered recreation of the Apollo 11 landing site that uses dynamic lighting technology to address common claims of moon-deniers, and it's pretty neat. Mark Daly, ...

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  17. The Costs of Turning InwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | American Legion Magazine

    ... said 45 years ago this month-on Sept. 16, 1969-before a before a joint session of Congress convened to celebrate Apollo 11's return from the moon. "It was here in these halls," Armstrong observed, "that our venture really began. Here the Space Act ...

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  18. Mars much better than moon, says man-on-moon AldrinRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Newkerala.com

    Apollo 11 astronaut Buzz Aldrin will support a new mission to the moon by countries other than the US, and is looking forward to a manned mission to Mars. One of the icons of space exploration, Aldrin was the second man to set foot on the moon July 20, 1969, only minutes after Neil Armstrong.

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  19. Mars much better than moon: Buzz AldrinRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 16 | Xinhuanet

    Apollo 11 astronaut Buzz Aldrin would support a new mission to the moon by countries other than the United States, and is looking forward to a manned mission to Mars. One of the icons of space exploration, Aldrin was the second man to set foot on the moon on July 20, 1969, only minutes after Neil Armstrong.

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  20. Nature's underwater neon light showRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | CNN

    ... in search of answers. Who are we? Why are we here? Are we alone? He may be best known for his part in the historic Apollo 11 moon landing in 1969, but did you know Buzz Aldrin snapped the "first space selfie?" If you were the second person to set ...

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