• The Eagle Has Landed in NYC: A New Yorker's Guide to Apollo 11

    1 month ago - By Space

    This weekend, New York will be flooded with space fans as institutions ranging from Carnegie Hall to the Intrepid host incredible special events for the 50th anniversary of the lunar landing.
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  • Trump repeatedly asks NASA administrator why we can't go straight to Mars

    Trump repeatedly asks NASA administrator why we can't go straight to Mars

    1 month ago - By The Verge

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    On Friday, President Trump commemorated the 50th anniversary of Apollo 11 with a photo opportunity in the Oval Office, where he spent a lot of time questioning his administration's own policy for deep space human exploration. Surrounded by NASA officials, Moon walkers, and lawmakers, Trump repeatedly asked NASA's administrator, Jim Bridenstine, why astronauts couldn't go straight to Mars instead of going to the Moon first.
    “To get to Mars, you have to land on the Moon, they say,” Trump asked Bridenstine, according to a recording provided by Politico...
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  • Destination: Moon - What to Watch for the Apollo 11 50th Anniversary

    Destination: Moon - What to Watch for the Apollo 11 50th Anniversary

    1 month ago - By Space

    From animated kids movies to detailed documentaries and tear-jerking feature films, these Apollo movies are the perfect addition to any Apollo anniversary celebration.
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  • What to watch to celebrate Apollo 11's 50th anniversary

    What to watch to celebrate Apollo 11's 50th anniversary

    1 month ago - By Engadget

    What better way to celebrate the Moon landing than to gather your family around the couch and relive the experience? Even if you weren't lucky enough to see Neil Armstrong plant his feet on the Moon fifty years ago, there are plenty of films and show...
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  • Jump into hyperdrive and launch yourself into the best space games

    Jump into hyperdrive and launch yourself into the best space games

    1 month ago - By Digital Trends

    50 years ago on July 20, Apollo 11 astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin became the first humans to walk on the Moon. In celebration of their momentous accomplishment, we put together a list of the top ten space games.
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  • Astroneer celebrates Apollo 11 with a time-limited lunar mission

    1 month ago - By Rock, Paper, Shotgun

    To celebrate the fiftieth anniversary of the Apollo 11 lunar mission, space science 'em up Astroneer has turned its attention a little closer to home in a big update and time-limited event. Available now and running until August 31st, System Era Softworks are sending players to the barren moon of Desolo to search for the NASA lunar lander. Players who discover the old relic will get a chance to pose for a photo opportunity and unlock some commemorative goodies. Of course, there's a bit more to the update, as you can see in the video below.
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