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Apollo 11

Aakar Patel | Progress in space should excite us, lead to a better future for planet

The ultimate aim of space programmes is not national glory, because at some point, the first to do this or that will be behind us.

29 Aug 2023 12:05 AM

Butter astronauts: Ohio state fair remembers Apollo 11 moon landing in unique way

The moon may be made of cheese, but these astronauts are made of butter.

25 Jul 2019 1:01 PM

Astronauts hailed as heroes 50 years after historic moon landing

“If Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Mike Collins are not heroes, then there are no heroes,” Pence told a crowd of dozens.

21 Jul 2019 3:03 PM

Neil Armstrong: 1st man on Moon, least inclined to talk about it

It was launched on July 16, 1969, that made Neil Armstrong the first man to walk on the surface of the moon on July 20.

20 Jul 2019 12:51 PM

Space crew to blast off for ISS on moon landing anniversary

The July 20 blast off comes on the same date that NASA's Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin landed on the moon in 1969.

20 Jul 2019 12:09 PM


'The Dish' that covered Apollo 11 moonwalk, is still beaming 50 years later

'The Dish' is still used by astronomers around the world.

19 Jul 2019 1:42 PM

At 82, NASA pioneer Sue Finley still reaching for the stars

Finley's story, like many of the other "computers," is one that speaks to the many challenges faced by women of the time.

17 Jul 2019 6:33 PM

Buzz Aldrin, second man on moon, recalls 'Magnificent Desolation'

'I sometimes think the three of us missed 'the big event',' Aldrin said during a 50th anniversary gala at the Ronald Reagan Library.

17 Jul 2019 12:44 PM

Relive the original Apollo 11 mission on its 50th anniversary

It will be aired at around 9:32 AM ET on the CBS news site as well as its YouTube channel.

17 Jul 2019 9:06 AM

The Moon now has hundreds of artifacts. Should they be protected?

Some experts are calling to grant them heritage status to protect them from future tourists and human activity.

11 Jul 2019 3:02 PM


Rare videotape of Neil Armstrong’s first steps on moon to be auctioned

The tapes are expected to sell for as much as USD 2 million when they hit the New York auction block on July 20, Freer said.

28 Jun 2019 9:04 PM

To the Moon and back: 50 years on, a giant leap into the unknown

It was an anxious moment for Armstrong, a brilliant test pilot and aeronautical engineer, but a man of famously few words.

14 Jun 2019 4:49 PM

Auction: Apollo 11 moon landing manual to fetch $9 million

The detailed manual was used by US astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin to land on the moon in 1969.

02 May 2019 10:02 AM

Buzz Aldrin confirms encounter with alien life

Apollo 11 astronaut 'passes lie detector test after recalling encounter with alien life' during historic 1969 mission to the moon.

09 Apr 2018 6:26 PM