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#Apollo 11

From TheJournal.ie Astronaut Michael Collins returns to Apollo 11 launch site 50 years to the day since mission lifted off One Small Step

Astronaut Michael Collins returns to Apollo 11 launch site 50 years to the day since mission lifted off

Collins spoke at length about his experience on the mission and about NASA’s next moon programme.

From TheJournal.ie Buzz Aldrin is suing two of his children over alleged misuse of his finances Apollo 11

Buzz Aldrin is suing two of his children over alleged misuse of his finances

His children have filed a petition saying he is suffering from memory loss and delusions.

From TheJournal.ie Neil Armstrong's moon bag sells for $1.8 million in New York Cash Money

Neil Armstrong's moon bag sells for $1.8 million in New York

A lawyer bought the bag for less than $1,000.

From TheJournal.ie 45 years ago, man walked on the moon - here's how it was reported Moonwalker

45 years ago, man walked on the moon - here's how it was reported

It was one small step for man, one giant leap for media coverage.

From TheJournal.ie VIDEO: NASA marks one year since Neil Armstrong's death Tribute

VIDEO: NASA marks one year since Neil Armstrong's death

Armstrong died in 2012 at the age of 82.

From TheJournal.ie Column: Have we lost the ambition that put a man on the moon? Opinion

Column: Have we lost the ambition that put a man on the moon?

These are financially difficult times – but that doesn’t mean we should abandon the big projects that advance human knowledge, writes Aaron McKenna.

From TheJournal.ie The Evening Fix: Sunday Need To Know This post contains videos

The Evening Fix: Sunday

Things we learned, loved and shared today.

From TheJournal.ie VIDEO: Neil Armstrong recounts his 1969 visit to the moon Neil Armstrong This post contains videos

VIDEO: Neil Armstrong recounts his 1969 visit to the moon

The late astronaut spoke to the BBC about his lunar experiences in the months following his return from the Apollo 11 mission.

From TheJournal.ie Obama and Aldrin lead tributes to 'American hero' Neil Armstrong Man On The Moon

Obama and Aldrin lead tributes to 'American hero' Neil Armstrong

The US president, and the man who first joined him on the moon, pay tribute to the late astronaut.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Sunday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Sunday

Nine things you need to know this morning…

In pictures: the Apollo 11 moon landing in 1969 One Small Step This post contains videos This post contains images

In pictures: the Apollo 11 moon landing in 1969

From launch to landing: NASA archive images from the first successful manned moon landing mission.

From TheJournal.ie Amazon founder 'locates lost Apollo 11 rockets' Apollo 11

Amazon founder 'locates lost Apollo 11 rockets'

The rocket engines were last seen pushing the Apollo 11 mission into space ahead of its successful moon landing in 1969.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Thursday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Nine things to know this morning…

From TheJournal.ie Prime numbers: The week in stats In Numbers

Prime numbers: The week in stats

Debts, draw-downs, state assets and lunar rock – all of that, and more, in your weekly numerical wrap-up.

There's a $5m lump of moon rock in a dump in Finglas

An astronomer tells the BBC that a piece of rock collected by the Apollo 11 astronauts is sitting in a dump in North Dublin.