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Just because a lunar landing anniversary needs a second post today.
mashable:

45 years ago today, Apollo 11 landed on the first humans on the moon. Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin spent 21.5 hours on the lunar surface.

Just because a lunar landing anniversary needs a second post today.

mashable:

45 years ago today, Apollo 11 landed on the first humans on the moon. Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin spent 21.5 hours on the lunar surface.

(via goodideaexchange)

Today we remember the first moonwalk on July 20 1969.

todaysdocument:

Apollo 11 Astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin make the first moonwalk, on July 20, 1969.

In these clips they can been seen planting the U.S. Flag on the lunar surface and experimenting with various types of movement in the Moon’s lower gravity, including loping strides and kangaroo hops.

Moonwalk One, ca. 1970

From the series: Headquarters’ Films Relating to Aeronautics, 1962 - 1981. Records of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration, 1903 - 2006

via Media Matters » Stepping Stones to the Moon

(via from-the-earth-to-the-moon13)

An interesting clip of futurist, Christopher Barnatt, looking at lunar mining.

An infographic look at the Moon (via Infographic).

Apollo 16 footage, just a little slice of space history.

zerostatereflex:

New Stabilized footage from Apollo 16!

Clearly it was bumpy,..though you really should see the stabilized footage in entirety, it doesn’t even look real.

Here’s the stabilized: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5cKpzp358F4
Here’s the original: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EliLP5uEYAU#t=51

(via sputnk)

China’s rover rolls out onto the lunar surface!

China’s first lunar rover separates from Chang’e-3 moon lander early Dec. 15, 2013. Screenshot taken from the screen of the Beijing Aerospace Control Center in Beijing. Credit: Xinhua/post processing by Marco Di Lorenzo/Ken Kremer (via Photo and Video Gallery)

A look at China's recently launched Chang’e-3 lunar probe lander and Jade Rabbit rover.

Jade Rabbit

(Image Credit: Graphic News)

brucesterling:

Chinese moon rocket liftoff, Dec 2013.

(via howstuffworks)