On July 20, 1969, Neil Armstrong made history when he landed on the moon with Buzz Aldrin and took that first “small step for mankind” on the lunar surface. Forty-five years later, we remember that day during the Apollo 11 mission as one that changed the world forever.
While you’ve probably seen the iconic picture of Buzz Aldrin next to the U.S. flag, you probably haven’t seen these behind the scenes photos of the Apollo 11 mission. So check out photos of their launch day breakfast and suiting up to leave the earth here.
(Photos: NASA History Office and the NASA JSC Media Services Center)
what are some good physics/space oriented popular science documentaries? I’ve watched Cosmos (both), Through The Wormhole and BBC’s Wonders and basically anything goes from modern physics and astronomy to classical physics and history of physics. Thank
into the universe with stephen hawking (2010), Voyage to the Planets (2004), the universe (2007), stephen hawking’s universe (1997), how the universe works (2010) :DD
THE ASTRONOMER WHO DISCOVERED URANUS, WILLIAM HERSCHEL, WANTED TO NAME IT GEORGE.
CAN YOU IMAGINE IF WE HAD A PLANET NAMED GEORGE