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  1. Adidas Launching New Sneakers Inspired by Historic NASA SpacesuitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 30 | SPACE.com

    ... n the Apollo spacesuits. Limited to 100 pairs, the shoes quickly sold out last year on the 45th anniversary of the Apollo 11 launch.

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  2. Astronaut Buzz Aldrin in the Apollo 11 Lunar Module -- Courtesy of NASARead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Scientific Computing/Instrument.

    This July 20, 1969, photograph of the interior view of the Apollo 11 Lunar Module shows astronaut Edwin E. "Buzz" Aldrin, Jr. during the lunar landing mission. The picture was taken by astronaut Neil A. Armstrong, commander, prior to the landing.

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  3. Montclair native Buzz Aldrin looks back at growing up in townRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

    ... 24 people who have visited the moon. Alongside Neil Armstrong and Michael Collins, Buzz Aldrin was a member of the Apollo 11 spacecraft and the pilot of its lunar module. Four years from now, July 20, 2019, will mark the 50th anniversary of ...

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  4. We seek to go to the moonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | Examiner.com

    ... reunite with the command module, presently in orbit around the moon and piloted by Michael Collins. On July 24th, Apollo 11 bobbed safely in the Pacific Ocean following its reentry into Earth's atmosphere, thereby fulfilling the challenge presented ...

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  5. Adventures in terra incognitoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | Astronomy

    ... through calculations alone solidified his "Dr. Rendezvous" nickname and may have earned him that coveted spot on Apollo 11. Astronomy magazine subscribers can read the full column for free. Just make sure you're registered with the website. ...

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  6. Biography of Buzz AldrinRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Infoplease

    ... flew on the Gemini 12 space mission (launched 11 November 1966) and then was chosen as the lunar module pilot for Apollo 11, the first manned mission to the surface of the moon. The success of Apollo 11 made Aldrin, Armstrong and Collins ...

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  7. How Long Have Humans Been On Earth?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Universe Today

    ... as far back as 14,000 years ago. A teensy-tiny Neil Armstrong is visible in the helmet of Buzz Aldrin during the Apollo 11 landing in July 1969. Credit: NASA Since this is a space website, it's also worth noting when humans began leaving Earth. The ...

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  8. Maine native, army veteran remembered for service, role with first moon landingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | Bangor Daily News

    Lewis Walton's years serving in the military sent him around the globe from Georgia to Germany and allowed him to play a role in the historic landing of the first man on the moon. As a member of a communications support team stationed in Germany, Walton facilitated the communication channels between the station and Apollo 11 in 1969, when astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin became the first men to land on the moon.

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  9. Buzz Aldrin Fast FactsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | KSMB-FM Lafayette

    ... (EVA) record of 5 A1 2 hours. The flight lasts almost four days. July 16-July 24, 1969 - Lunar Module Pilot of the Apollo 11 mission and second person on the moon. The three-man crew consists of Aldrin, Neil Armstrong, and Michael Collins. July 20, ...

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  10. What Other Worlds Have We Landed On?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | Universe Today

    ... landings only took place in a brief span of space history. Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin were the first crew (on Apollo 11) to make a sortie in 1969, and Apollo 17's Gene Cernan and Jack Schmitt made the final set of moonwalks in 1972. But don't ...

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  11. Airstream quick facts: Things to know about outdoor iconRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 3 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... rallies around the world and stay in touch through active message boards and social media. The first stop for Apollo 11 astronauts Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins when they got back from the moon in 1969 was a modified Airstream ...

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  12. Why the Saturn V rocket was black and whiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2014 | RedOrbit

    They played a key role in the historic Apollo 11 moon landing and are prominently featured at the NASA Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex in Cape Canaveral. But why were the iconic Saturn V rockets given a distinctive black-and-white paint scheme? Spaceflight historian and Popular Science blogger Amy Shira Teitel says that the looks of the three-stage liquid-fueled launch vehicle can be traced back to its German roots.

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  13. 25 Celebratory Bubbly CocktailsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2014 | Saveur.com

    ... barman at the Savoy Hotel's American Bar in London, invented this citrusy champagne cocktail to commemorate the Apollo 11 moon landing. The drink-an enlivened combination of grapefruit juice, orange liqueur, and a hint of rose water, topped with ...

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  14. Things to know about the enduring AirstreamRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2014 | Newsday

    ... sponsored by Airstream Life magazine draws 120 to 150 units. It's called "Alumapalooza." The first stop for Apollo 11 astronauts Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins when they got back from the moon in 1969 was a modified Airstream ...

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  15. Things to know about the enduring AirstreamRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2014 | Greenwich Citizen

    ... sponsored by Airstream Life magazine draws 120 to 150 units. It's called "Alumapalooza." The first stop for Apollo 11 astronauts Neil Armstrong , Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins when they got back from the moon in 1969 was a modified Airstream ...

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  16. Flying high: Airstream can't keep up with demandRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    ... sponsored by Airstream Life magazine draws 120 to 150 units. It's called "Alumapalooza." The first stop for Apollo 11 astronauts Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins when they got back from the moon in 1969 was a modified Airstream ...

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  17. Jerry Blevins Purchased 'Mini Museum' Equipped with Partial Human BrainRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | CBS Local

    ... thing, and then he sends them out once he gets it done." "And it could say like, 'Jerry Blevins: Part owner of Apollo 11, human skull, human brain, Mt. Everest,'" Kushner suggested. Blevins would go on to explain every piece in the Mini Museum comes ...

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  18. Ground control to Commander ChrisRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2014 | The Star Online

    Astronaut and social media sensation Chris Hadfield shares his thoughts on the future of space travel, the Apollo moon landing, and lightning storms over Malaysia. July 20, 1969, the day on which the Apollo 11 lunar module successfully touched down on the surface of the Moon.

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  19. 42 years after the last moon walker, when will the next moon walk occur?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... If Bush's plan had come to fruition,. Americans would have returned to the moon by the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing. It was entirely possible that some of the men who walked on the moon during Apollo would have lived to see it. ...

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  20. Mac Pick: Buzz Aldrin's Space Program ManagerRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | TWiT.tv

    ... centers around the race to the Moon, taking you back to the early 1960's and up to July 1969, after the successful Apollo 11 mission. The game has two different modes -- campaign and sandbox mode. In campaign mode, you can as the Director of either ...

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