NEW YORK (AP) — Moon dust that Neil Armstrong collected during the first lunar landing was displayed Thursday at a New York auction house — a symbol of America’s glory days in space now valued at $2 million to $4 million. 365 more words
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(NEWSER) – Only one man was able to be the very first to walk on the moon. Now, an auction that’s just as singular.
On July 20, Sotheby’s will auction a bag containing traces of moon dust, which a Chicago-area woman picked up for $995 and which is expected to sell for as much as $4 million. 236 more words
CHICAGO (AP) – An Illinois woman’s bag of moon dust brought to earth by Apollo 11 astronauts will be auctioned off later this year.
The Chicago Tribune reports Nancy Lee Carlson of suburban Chicago bought the moon dust for $995 at a 2015 government auction. 107 more words