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  1. The Shifting Politics of NASA's Astronaut ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Scientific American

    ... to testify about the value of human spaceflight at this "critical time" in NASA's history were Buzz Aldrin, the Apollo 11 pilot and the second man to walk on the Moon, and Mike Massimino, a former space shuttle astronaut and Hubble Space Telescope ...

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  2. Incredible vintage photos taken from space by pioneering NASA astronauts soldRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Metro UK News

    ... taken on the surface of the Moon during the early days of space exploration. A portrait of Buzz Aldrin from the Apollo 11 mission to the Moon shows the photographer, Neil Armstrong, and the Lunar Module reflected in his gold-plated visor. These ...

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  3. Aldrin wants Mars colonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Fox News

    Former astronaut Buzz Aldrin takes his seat to testify before a Senate hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, February 24, 2015. The United States must do more than just plant a flag on Mars if it wants to continue as a leader in the field of space exploration, Apollo 11 moonwalker Buzz Aldrin told senators this week.

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  4. LearnRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Boulder Weekly

    ... Board is bringing Buzz Aldrin to Boulder to enlighten the rest of us. Aldrin was the lunar module pilot on the Apollo 11 mission in 1969. He was the second person to walk on the moon, following Neil Armstrong's one small step for man. Since then, ...

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  5. Vintage NASA photos to be auctioned in LondonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WSJV-TV South Bend

    ... most famous image in the sale: the so-called "visor photograph" showing him on the Moon on July 20,1969 during the Apollo 11 mission. A spokesman for Bloomsbury Auctions said the picture, taken by Armstrong just minutes after he had made his "one ...

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  6. US Needs a Mars Colony, Buzz Aldrin Tells SenatorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Space.com

    The United States must do more than just plant a flag on Mars if it wants to continue as a leader in the field of space exploration, Apollo 11 moonwalker Buzz Aldrin told senators this week. "In my opinion, there is no more convincing way to demonstrate American leadership for the remainder of this century than to commit to a permanent presence on Mars ," Aldrin told members of the U.S. Senate's Subcommittee on Space, Science and Competitiveness during a hearing Tuesday .

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  7. Spacesuit Water Leak Discovered After NASA SpacewalkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Criminal Report Daily

    ... inner garment and an outer layer to protect against micrometeoroid impacts. Pictured here is the iconic shot of Apollo 11 astronaut Buzz Aldrin taken by his crew mate and commander, Neil Armstrong. NASA dropped pressurized flight suits for space ...

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  8. Buzz Aldrin selfie?! Check out rare, vintage NASA photosRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... the earth together, brothers on that bright loveliness in the eternal cold," he said. Ralph Morse takes a photo of Apollo 11 as it lifts off on its historic flight to the Moon on July 19, 1969. Buzz Aldrin Boot print on the lunar surface, Apollo 11, ...

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  9. Head for moon or Mars? The debate goes onRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | HeraldNet

    ... leadership or even, in many cases, an American presence." Testifying before the same committee, Buzz Aldrin, the Apollo 11 pilot who was the second man to walk on the moon, said NASA is right to focus on going beyond the moon. "American leadership ...

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  10. Senate Space Subcommittee Looks At Human Exploration GoalsRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Aero-News Network

    The Senate Commerce Committee Subcommittee on Space, Science, and Competitiveness, held a hearing Tuesday focusing on "U.S. Human Exploration Goals and Commercial Space Competitiveness." Among those to testify before the panel were former NASA astronauts including Buzz Aldrin, the second man to walk on the Moon, the pilot of Apollo 11, and leaders in the commercial space industry.

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  11. Buzz Aldrin's Space 'Selfie' for SaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Fox News

    Neil Armstrong's now famous quote "That's one small step for a man, one giant leap for mankind," which he said when he first stepped on the moon, summed up how much humans had achieved in just a handful of years. From John Glenn's first orbit around the Earth in 1962 to Apollo 11's historic journey in 1969, these iconic moments will forever represent the stepping stones for human space exploration.

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  12. Buzz Aldrin Explains How The U.S. Can Get One Step Closer To Colonizing MarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Switched

    ... along with fellow astronaut Neil Armstrong were the first humans to land on the moon on July 20, 1969, during the Apollo 11 mission. The Gemini-Titan 4 prime crew, astronauts James A. McDivitt (left), command pilot; and Edward H. White II, pilot, ...

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  13. In pictures: Vintage Nasa photographs for saleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Newsday

    ... camera. It is expected to fetch between A 1,000 and 1,500 at auction. A portrait of Buzz Aldrin from the Apollo 11 mission to the Moon shows the photographer, Neil Armstrong, and the Lunar Module reflected in his gold-plated visor. This is the first ...

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  14. Buzz Aldrin urges next US president to send humans to live and DIE on MarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Daily Mail

    ... British women leading ISIS religious police who dole out savage beatings Buzz Aldrin insists we send man to Mars: Apollo 11 astronaut urges next US president to send humans to live - and DIE - on the red planet He said the US needed to look beyond ...

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  15. The First Selfie in Space and More Stellar Vintage NASA PhotosRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Wired

    ... March 1959. Portrait of Buzz Aldrin with the photographer and the Lunar Module reflected in his gold-plated visor, Apollo 11, July 1969. Portrait of Buzz Aldrin with the photographer and the Lunar Module reflected in his gold-plated visor, Apollo ...

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  16. Leta s go back to the moon. No, Mars. No, the moon. The debate continues.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | The Washington Post

    ... leadership or even, in many cases, an American presence." Testifying before the same committee, Buzz Aldrin, the Apollo 11 pilot who was the second man to walk on the moon, said NASA is right to focus on going beyond the moon. "American leadership ...

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  17. Vintage NASA photos up for auctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | CNN

    ... became the first spacecraft photographed in lunar orbit during the Apollo 10 mission in May 1969. In July 1969, Apollo 11's Neil Armstrong captured the first photo of a man standing on the moon: fellow astronaut Buzz Aldrin. This now famous image of ...

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  18. This Selfie In Space Is Now For SaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Fast Company

    ... to fetch anywhere from $750,000 to $1 million, with the top lot, "Buzz Aldrin - Boot print on the lunar surface, Apollo 11, July 1969," estimated to go for as high as $7,700 alone. "This major private collection of over 650 lots is comprehensive in ...

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  19. Cruz Holds Hearing On Space Exploration With Buzz Aldrin, Other AstronautsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | The Daily Caller

    ... room. "Yours is a little more immediate than mine!" In his testimony, Aldrin, who walked on the moon and piloted Apollo 11, said that "over the next few years, we must choose whether we are to go forward as a nation and lead the extension of global ...

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  20. Unseen vintage NASA photos shown in Bloomsbury Auction houseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | SlashGear.com

    ... on or near the Moon had been released to the public. The panoramic shot discovered with Armstrong working on the Apollo 11 lunar module is one of the images up for auction this month. Below: The only clear photograph of Neil Armstrong on the Moon, ...

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