Apollo 11

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Name: Apollo 11
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 1 reports

Moonwalker Buzz Aldrin 'Lands' on Mars in Hilarious Jockey Ad

Famed Apollo 11 astronaut Buzz Aldrin may have walked on the moon, but the folks behind Jockey underwear think they could have helped him conquer the galaxy. A new ad, unveiled on Twitter and YouTube by no less than Aldrin himself, shows what might have ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 17 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 2 reports

These solar arrays fold up like origami flowers

Sending stuff up to space is no easy task — even 45 years after Apollo 11. Size, weight, and cost are all massively important, so some researchers are turning to advanced origami to fold up solar arrays. The result of their two years' worth of work is ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Aug 17 2014]
Entities: Apollo 11
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 1 reports

Race for the monopole: where we're looking for it

Moon rockRelatively undisturbed in its 4.5 billion years of existence, the moon's surface was thought to be a likely hiding place for magnetic monopoles planted by cosmic rays shooting across the galaxy. But researchers sifting through kilograms of moon ... [Published New Scientist - Aug 15 2014]
Entities: Cosmic Ray, Apollo 11, NASA
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 1 reports

Nine watches for the adventurous

If you are a frequent flier, like to swim, go scuba diving or even take a trip to space, there is a watch that will keep you company on every occasion. These gorgeous pieces can easily double up as coveted accessories as well.The Omega Speedmaster has ... [Published Economic Times - Aug 15 2014]
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 1 reports

DragonForce covers Johnny Cash and two spaced out tunes

A Johnny Cash cover for metalheads, and two tunes that look to space for inspiration.Ring of Fire/DragonForce[embedded content]This British power/speed metal band took on the Johnny Cash classic for their new album, Maximum Overload, which will be out ... [Published Metro Canada - Aug 15 2014]
First reported Aug 12 2014 - Updated Aug 13 2014 - 2 reports

Robin Williams’ Death Prompts Apollo 11 Astronaut To Talk About Depression

Want to stay on top of all the space news? Follow @universetoday on TwitterActor Robin Williams rose to international fame in the 1980s playing the role of an alien, Mork, in the sitcom Mork & Mindy. Credit: ABC/YouTube (screenshot)The second man to walk ... [Published Universe Today - Aug 13 2014]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 2 reports

Do we need to go back to the moon?

In 1969 schoolboys were excitedly looking forward to the Apollo moon landing. Neil Armstrong, pictured inside the lunar module, made the "giant leap for mankind." Astronaut Edwin "Buzz" Aldrin walks on the lunar surface during the Apollo 11 mission ... [Published Bayou Buzz - Jul 28 2014]
First reported Jul 26 2014 - Updated Jul 26 2014 - 6 reports

Alameda: Buzz Aldrin marks 45th anniversary of first moon landing

ALAMEDA -- Forty-five years may have passed since Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin made that "one giant leap for mankind" and became the first men to walk on the moon. But Aldrin believes recalling that day in July 1969 should launch a renewed commitment ... [Published The Daily Review - Jul 26 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 8 reports

Apollo 11 Splashdown 45 Years Ago on July 24, 1969 Concludes 1st Moon Landing Mission – Gallery

Want to stay on top of all the space news? Follow @universetoday on TwitterApollo 11 Comes Home. The Apollo 11 crew await pickup by a helicopter from the USS Hornet, prime recovery ship for the historic lunar landing mission. The fourth man in the life ... [Published Universe Today - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 4 reports

NBC Notes Apollo 11 Astronauts' Meeting With Obama; Ignores Press Shut Out of Oval Office

On Tuesday's NBC Nightly News , Brian Williams reported the Apollo 11 astronauts' meeting with President Obama to mark the 45th anniversary of the first moon landing, but failed to mention that only photo journalists were permitted to cover the event. ... [Published Media Research Center - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 2 reports

Apollo 11 Flight Log, July 23, 1969: Preparing for Landing

Most of the mission was behind them, but the Apollo 11 crew still faced the challenge of getting back to Earth. Neil Armstrong (commander), Michael Collins (command module pilot) and Buzz Aldrin (lunar module pilot) had one last full day in space before ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 4 reports

Barack Obama Meets With Apollo 11 Crew

A historic building in Kennedy Space Center has been renamed after Neil ArmstrongOn Tuesday, President Barack Obama invited surviving members of the Apollo 11 crew at the White House to celebrate 45th anniversary of the first human landing on the moon. ... [Published Value Walk - Jul 23 2014]

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...Three Intelsat 'Bird' satellites were involved - Intelsat I ('Early Bird'), Intelsat 2-2 ('Lani Bird'), and Intelsat 2-3 ( "Canary Bird') - along with NASA's ATS-1 satellite, launched the previous December, which provided a link between the United States and Australia."
"Obviously, before the fire came through, these trees would have been green, alive" he says. As the 's fire chief for this vast area east of Sonora, Schow was on duty one year ago this week, when the Rim Fire broke out
...According to the Chemical Heritage Foundation, the company's "Optical Instruments Division made the wafer-thin, transparent, gold coating on Neil Armstrong's helmet visor used in the Apollo 11 moon landing, and in 1976 a Perkin-Elmer mass spectrometer arrived on Mars with NASA's Viking lander."

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Perkin Observatory to be Constructed [Published Hobart and William Smith Colleges - Aug 21 2014]
Your Legacy: Getting Off This Rock [Published Singularity Hub - Aug 21 2014]
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Cartier Jewelry Dazzles [Published About - Aug 19 2014]
Granting Big Oil a Free Pass Under California's... [Published NRDC Worldview - Aug 19 2014]
Granting Big Oil a Free Pass Under California's... [Published Switchboard, from NRDC - Aug 19 2014]
This is (maybe) how we'd have colonised the Moo... [Published New Statesman - Aug 19 2014]
Sunk, Scrapped or Saved: The Fate of America’s ... [Published USNI - Aug 18 2014]
Moonwalker Buzz Aldrin 'Lands' on Mars in Hilar... [Published DailyMe.Com - Aug 18 2014]
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From New York To Paris: A Tiffany & Co. Story [Published Lofficiel - Aug 18 2014]
Learning Jet to fill role as classroom at St. P... [Published TwinCities.com - Aug 17 2014]
These solar arrays fold up like origami flowers [Published DailyMe.Com - Aug 17 2014]
These solar arrays fold up like origami flowers [Published Yahoo! News - Aug 17 2014]
Look Back In Time: Moon landing fever hits Falm... [Published Falmouth Packet - Aug 17 2014]
Brad Paisley Launches Song About 'Flag on the M... [Published Yahoo! News - Aug 16 2014]
A 1996 Plan to Use NASA’s Oldest Orbiter to Mak... [Published Wired News - Aug 16 2014]
A 1996 Plan to Use NASA’s Oldest Orbiter to Mak... [Published Wired Science » Science Blogs - Aug 16 2014]
Bioengineers create 3-D brain-like tissue, dubb... [Published Medical Device Daily - Aug 16 2014]
Race for the monopole: where we're looking for it [Published New Scientist - Aug 15 2014]
Small Steps That Lead to a Giant Leap for Prost... [Published Cancernetwork.com - Aug 15 2014]
Cygnus Commercial Cargo Ship ‘Janice Voss’ Fini... [Published Universe Today - Aug 15 2014]
all testers felt the Free 4.0 offers a bit more [Published Student Village - Aug 15 2014]
Nine watches for the adventurous [Published Economic Times - Aug 15 2014]
DragonForce covers Johnny Cash and two spaced o... [Published Metro Canada - Aug 15 2014]
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Your Legacy: Getting Off This Rock [Published Singularity Hub - Aug 21 2014]
We just celebrated the 45th anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon landing. The fact that we went to the Moon with 1960s technology is extraordinary. The fact that we never went back is shameful. Should we send another mission to the Moon? Absolutely. ...
[tt] NS 2982: Pole alone: The quest for a north... [Published TranshumanTech - Aug 21 2014]
NS 2982: Pole alone: The quest for a north without a south http://www.newscientist.com/article/mg22329820.600-pole-alone-the-quest-for-a-north-without-a-south.html * 13 August 2014 by Richard WebbRichard Webb is New Scientist's deputy features editorWe've ...
Granting Big Oil a Free Pass Under California's... [Published Switchboard, from NRDC - Aug 19 2014]
Alex Jackson, Legal Director, California Climate Project, San Francisco In their latest video ad , the California Drivers Alliance, an oil-backed front group organized to lobby against California’s clean fuel standards, claims fuel providers “need ...
A 1996 Plan to Use NASA’s Oldest Orbiter to Mak... [Published Wired Science » Science Blogs - Aug 16 2014]
Assembly of OV-102, NASA’s first spaceworthy Space Shuttle Orbiter, commenced in March 1975. The 111-ton reusable winged spaceship first reached low-Earth orbit on STS-1 (12-14 April 1981), the Space Shuttle Program’s first mission. Named for the first ...
Watch A Guy Sit On Hold With Comcast Until They... [Published The Consumerist - Aug 13 2014]
3:22:35 and counting… The saga of what happens when you try to cancel your Comcast account continues this evening with a recording of the tail end of a more than three-hour wait on Comcast’s retention line. As far as we can tell, sitting on hold ...
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What if Cable News Covered the Lunar Landing? &... [Published Slate Magazine - Jul 18 2014]
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