Saturday, July 18, 2009

man on the moon

It was 40 years ago this month that man first walked on the moon. And yes, I am old enough to remember the event... I still have a scrapbook full of newspaper clippings from 40 years ago.

Here are some links:
TIME photo gallery

NASA has acknowledged that the original TV footage of the moon landing on July 20, 1969, was accidentally erased. CNET article And you thought those stories of people recording over important tapes only happened on TV sitcoms.

Apollo 11 Moonwalk Montage: This two-minute video montage shows highlights of the Apollo 11 moonwalk - this comes from the Partial Restoration HD Videos.

We Choose the Moon Apollo 11 Simulation

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