Archive for date: July 16, 2009

40th anniversary of Apollo 11 landing

July 16, 2009 | Space | By: Mark VandeWettering

40 years ago today, Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin became the first two astronauts to step out on the surface of the moon, as Michael Collins orbited the moon in the Command Module astronauts Armstrong, Aldrin and Collins launched aboard Apollo 11 on their way to the moon. I was only five at the time, […]