40 Years Ago Today Apollo 11 Launched

Apollo 11 launched was 40 years ago today. The great photo blogging site “The Big Picture” posted a fantastic set of images documenting the entire trip.

Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin landed on the Moon July 20th 1969.

There is a flash driven and quite cool site dedicated to remembering the Apollo 11 Moon landing called WeChooseTheMoon.org so check it out.

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3 Responses to “40 Years Ago Today Apollo 11 Launched”

  1. Ray Harris Says:

    I think this anniversary warrants much discussion and reflection, not only about our place in the universe, but how we are looking after one tiny speck in the universe – the earth!

    ref:Was the Apollo 11 moon landing a hoax? – UNESCO and the International Year of Astronomy

    http://rayharris57.wordpress.com

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