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  1. Front Row Seat: Indians could have used Perry in his prime at home openerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Aurora Advocate

    ... the majors, "They'll put a man on the moon before he hits a home run." On July 20, 1969, just one hour after the Apollo 11 spacecraft carrying Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin landed on the moon, Perry slugged the first home run of his career. More ...

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  2. Youth, diversity drive SymposiumRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Colorado Springs Business Journal

    ... and hosted more than 10,000 guests. That crowd included dignitaries, celebrities and aerospace mavens such as Apollo 11 astronaut Buzz Aldrin, Planetary Society President Bill Nye "The Science Guy," NASA Administrator Charles Bolden and Gen. John ...

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  3. Bill Anders Recalls Famous 'Earthrise' Photo He Took From MoonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Forbes.com

    ... time men flew to the moon. While Frank Borman, Jim Lovell and Bill Anders didn't land - that would be left for Apollo 11's Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin seven months later - they were the inaugural humans to leave the bounds of Earth's orbit. As ...

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  4. Mission to Mars: My Vision for Space ExplorationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | WebWire

    ... two more books by Aldrin, one for adults and one for children. About the Authors Buzz Aldrin , best known for his Apollo 11 moonwalk, holds a doctoral degree in astronautics and, at the age of 85, continues to wield influence as an international ...

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  5. See full press releaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | AD Astra

    ... of distinguished guest speakers is set to share their experiences and insights with conference attendees, led by Apollo 11 astronaut and ShareSpace Foundation founder Buzz Aldrin. The second man to walk on the Moon, Aldrin also serves on the ...

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  6. Stanley Kubrick faked itRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | OregonLive.com

    ... faking the moon-landing in various scenes in 1980's "The Shining," such as having 6-year-old Danny Lloyd wear an Apollo 11 shirt in one scene. All told, this is pretty wobbly evidence, we must say. But it has made us want to re-watch 1978's ...

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  7. 'Mission Moon' at Adler: Capt. Lovell helps tell human side of space raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | Chicago Tribune

    ... Jr. with a exhibit featuring a photo of Buzz Aldrin on the moon after Neil Armstrong planted the flag during the Apollo 11 mission. Captain James A. Lovell, Jr. with a exhibit featuring a photo of Buzz Aldrin on the moon after Neil Armstrong planted ...

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  8. Space Symposium: Monster event just keeps growingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | Colorado Springs Business Journal

    ... U.S. and around the world because of well-known attendees and presenters, including Bill Nye (the "Science Guy"), Apollo 11 astronaut Buzz Aldrin, "Cosmos" host Tyson and others who are creating an easily recognizable face for the event throughout ...

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  9. Mission Moon encourages kids to reach for the starsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Chicago Parent

    ... into the Apollo years, covering the tragedy of Apollo 1, video footage of Apollo 8's orbit around the moon and Apollo 11's moon landing (and a chance for visitors to stand in Armstrong's footprints for a photo op), and of course, Lovell's most ...

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  10. Scientists explain key issue in how moon developedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Fox News

    Buzz Aldrin Jr. posing for a photograph beside the US flag deployed on the moon during the Apollo 11 mission in 1969. How did our moon come to be? The dominant theory holds that it broke off of the Earth when another planet collided with ours, about 4.5 billion years ago.

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  11. John Travolta, Buzz Aldrin to host charity galaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | Click Orlando

    ... KSC's Apollo/Saturn V Center. Aldrin made history along with fellow astronaut Neil Armstrong on July 20, 1969, for Apollo 11, the mission in which humans landed on the moon. Armstrong, became the first human to set foot on the moon, followed by ...

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  12. To Boldly Go Where No Body Has Gone BeforeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | Slate Magazine

    ... requiem was created as something of a contingency plan in the highly probable event that the brave souls aboard Apollo 11 became stranded on the moon, left for dead in the Sea of Tranquility . Happily, this speech was never read publicly and only ...

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  13. Apollo mission patches put stars in the eyes of a familyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 6 | Cult of Mac Blog

    ... the same rush I had as a kid when I held a patch in my hand. I was too young to remember the first few, including Apollo 11, when Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin became the first men to walk the lunar surface. But my memories picked up for the ...

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  14. The 10 Craziest Things We Left On The MoonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 6 | Switched

    ... fingers, but only a dozen people have ever visited the moon . All were Apollo astronauts, of course, starting with Apollo 11's Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin back in 1969 and ending with Apollo 17's Gene Cernan and Ronald Evans in 1972.

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  15. John Travolta to 'Share Space' with Apollo Astronaut Buzz Aldrin at GalaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 3 | Space.com

    ... be staged under one of the last surviving Saturn V rockets, the same type of booster that Aldrin and his fellow Apollo 11 crewmates Neil Armstrong and Michael Collins flew atop to begin their journey to the moon in 1969. "They have flown together, ...

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  16. Catching Up with Mad Men Season 7Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 3 | Collider

    "Waterloo," the last episode of Mad Men 's magnificent seventh season's first half, centered on Apollo 11 and the first steps taken by Buzz Aldrin and Neil Armstrong into what could be modestly referred to as "new terrain." It spurred Don Draper to hand over the reigns to Peggy , at least as far as the Burger Chef account went.

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  17. Michael Collins: "I could have been the last person to walk on the moon"Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 3 | Science Blog

    Apollo 11 astronaut Michael Collins was part of the three-person crew that flew on mankind's first mission to land on the moon, but he was the one who remained in orbit and never got to the lunar surface. In a talk at MIT yesterday as part of a class in the Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics , Collins said that he probably could have had a chance to walk on the moon after all, had he chosen to remain at NASA after that epochal mission.

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  18. VIDEO: Cumberbatch reads 'moon disaster' letterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 31 | BBC News

    As part of a series on Newsnight, to promote the event, actor Benedict Cumberbatch read a letter from 1969 by presidential speechwriter William Safire. As the world waited for Apollo 11 to land on the Moon, Safire imagined that Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin could be stranded up there.

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  19. 12 famous photos recreated in miniatureRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | CNN

    ... that captivates our imaginations long after the last tank has rolled into Tiananmen, Titanic set sail, or Apollo 11 astronauts left their footprints across the moon? Even if you weren't alive at the time, these images are stamped in our minds with ...

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  20. Biggest moments in history in tiny detailRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | CNN

    ... that captivates our imaginations long after the last tank has rolled into Tiananmen, Titanic set sail, or Apollo 11 astronauts left their footprints across the moon? Even if you weren't alive at the time, these images are stamped in our minds with ...

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