WOW! I still feel all warm and fuzzy and PROUD of this giant leap for mankind!!! I watched it excitedly from my dad Hank’s lap… What an amazing accomplishment by the NASA team! 34 more words
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Talk about a good investment.
In 2015, Nancy Carlson, a Chicago resident, bought a bag used by Neil Armstrong during the first mission to the moon (he put moon dust in it, of which traces still remain) for $995. 225 more words
July 20th, 1969: Armstrong walks on the moon. For a billion people listening at home, 38-year-old Neil Armstrong steps off the Eagle and at 10:56 pm speaks the famous words, “That’s one small step for man, one giant leap for mankind.” Growing up, we’ve all heard these words and recognize this as perhaps the greatest achievement of the decade, but we don’t learn much else about this eventful day. 970 more words