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American astronaut; first human to walk on the Moon

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Neil Armstrong: American astronaut; first human to walk on the Moon
Neil Alden Armstrong was an American astronaut and aeronautical engineer who was the first person to walk on the Moon. He was also a naval aviator, test pilot, and university professor.

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From the Archives, 1969: Man is on the moon

In 1969, history was made when Neil Armstrong first stepped on the moon. The historic occasion was the culmination of a space race that had captivated the world.
The Age - Published

Meet the Aussies that helped broadcast the moon landing

Behind-the-scenes of the moon landing broadcast were Australians John Saxon and Mike Dinn. If they didn't take action 50 years ago at Honeysuckle Creek the world may of have watched Neil Amstrong's..
SBS - Published

Videos for Neil Armstrong

'There's no 7-Eleven on the moon to supply you with spare parts': Engineer remembers Apollo 11 [Video]'There's no 7-Eleven on the moon to supply you with spare parts': Engineer remembers Apollo 11

Former Grumman employees share what it was like working on Apollo 11's lunar module at the Cradle of Aviation Museum in Garden City, New York. Roselle Chen reports.

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 02:19Published

Pope: Moon landing inspires progress for humanity [Video]Pope: Moon landing inspires progress for humanity

Pope Francis on Sunday recalled mankind's first steps on the lunar surface 50 years ago, hoping its memory could lead to further progress for humanity. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 00:42Published

Astronauts arrive at ISS on Apollo anniversary [Video]Astronauts arrive at ISS on Apollo anniversary

Members of the Expedition 60-61 crew traveling in a Soyuz spacecraft docked at the International Space Station on Saturday on the 50th anniversary of the moon landing. Rough Cut (no reporter..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:14Published

Australian man blasts around Sydney Opera House in jetpack [Video]Australian man blasts around Sydney Opera House in jetpack

On the 50th anniversary of astronaut Neil Armstrong walking on the moon, an Australian entrepreneur blasted around the Sydney Opera House in a jetpack on Sunday (July 21).

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 00:50Published

'They were heroes,' Pence says of Apollo astronauts [Video]'They were heroes,' Pence says of Apollo astronauts

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence delivers a speech at the Kennedy Space Center in Florida to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the moon landing. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 02:14Published

‘I was 19’ Richard Branson remembers the moon landing [Video]‘I was 19’ Richard Branson remembers the moon landing

On July 20, 1969, Richard Branson sat down with his family in their cottage in the British countryside to watch history being made. The images he saw on his parents' small black-and-white television..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:25Published

Meet the French astronomers still making new discoveries thanks to the Apollo astronauts [Video]Meet the French astronomers still making new discoveries thanks to the Apollo astronauts

It's 50 years since the Apollo Moon landings, when Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin made their first steps on the lunar surface. And instruments that those two astronauts placed on the Moon are still..

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 02:30Published

Giant portrait of Neil Armstrong created in Italy wheat field for Apollo 11 anniversary [Video]Giant portrait of Neil Armstrong created in Italy wheat field for Apollo 11 anniversary

A giant portrait of Neil Armstrong was created in a field in northern Italian by land artist Dario Gambarin to mark the 50th anniversary of the moon landing.

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 00:50Published

Like 'science fiction': Mexican journalist remembers Apollo 11 [Video]Like 'science fiction': Mexican journalist remembers Apollo 11

As the world prepares to mark fifty years since the day American astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin walked on the moon, Reuters journalist Manuel Carrillo recalls his assignment covering the..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:16Published

Giant portrait of Neil Armstrong revealed in Italian field [Video]Giant portrait of Neil Armstrong revealed in Italian field

A giant portrait of Neil Armstrong, the first person to walk on the moon, was created in a field near the northern Italian city of Verona to mark the 50th anniversary of the moon landing. Italian..

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 00:47Published

Watch: Neil Armstrong's spacesuit unveiled for public display [Video]Watch: Neil Armstrong's spacesuit unveiled for public display

"If Neil Armstrong wasn't a hero, then there are no heroes," said US Vice President Mike Pence.

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 00:20Published

Neil Armstrong's spacesuit unveiled [Video]Neil Armstrong's spacesuit unveiled

For the first time in 13 years, after extensive preservation work, the spacesuit astronaut Neil Armstrong wore in his mission to the moon is back on public display at the Smithsonian's Air & Space..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:13Published

Ancient origami inspires new rocket leg design [Video]Ancient origami inspires new rocket leg design

In the 50th anniversary year of the first manned moon landing, scientists at the University of Washington in Seattle are in the early stages of designing rocket legs inspired by Japanese origami. Joe..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:41Published

Moonwalker Buzz Aldrin, former NASA astronauts attend Apollo 11 live show in Pasadena [Video]Moonwalker Buzz Aldrin, former NASA astronauts attend Apollo 11 live show in Pasadena

Former U.S. astronauts Buzz Aldrin and Charlie Duke turned turned out in Pasadena on Wednesday night for the premiere of "Apollo 11," a new immersive live show about the legendary mission that put the..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:29Published

Moonwalker Buzz Aldrin, former NASA atronauts attend Apollo 11 live show in Pasadena [Video]Moonwalker Buzz Aldrin, former NASA atronauts attend Apollo 11 live show in Pasadena

Former U.S. astronauts Buzz Aldrin and Charlie Duke turned turned out in Pasadena on Wednesday night for the premiere of "Apollo 11," a new immersive live show about the legendary mission that put the..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:29Published

"One giant leap for mankind," 50 years on

The United States is preparing to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the day when astronaut Neil Armstrong became the first human to set foot on the surface of the moon. The historic event on July 20,..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 04:12Published

 

The moon landing 50 years ago might not have been seen without these Australians

It was broadcast around the world, but Neil Armstrong's first steps on the moon might not have been witnessed without a number of Australians, and Australian technology.
SBS - Published

Mining of the Moon to Begin: ESA Signs Contract

mining of the moon to begin: esa signs contract
by Stephanie Boyd - 2019 will be a very important year for the Moon – not only has there already been footage sent back from the reported ‘dark side’ in recent weeks, but we will..
One News Page Staff - Published

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