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From TheJournal.ie 'The excitement of it was magical': How Ireland tuned in to watch Apollo 11 make history One Small Step

'The excitement of it was magical': How Ireland tuned in to watch Apollo 11 make history

It was in the early hours of 21 July 1969 that Irish audiences first heard Neil Armstrong’s famous words as he stepped onto the surface.

From TheJournal.ie Double Take: The estate in Coolock named after the 1969 moon landing Double Take

Double Take: The estate in Coolock named after the 1969 moon landing

Ever heard of Armstrong Walk?

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 A woman who bought dust from first moon landing for €900 selling it for €3.5 million Wise Investment

A woman who bought dust from first moon landing for €900 selling it for €3.5 million

The moon fragments had almost been thrown out once before.

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 Some of the many things we learned from Chris Hadfield’s time in space Spaceman

Some of the many things we learned from Chris Hadfield’s time in space

Do you remember what his all-time favourite space food is? We’ve learned SO MUCH.

From TheJournal.ie RIP: Remembering those we lost in 2012 Review 2012 This post contains videos

RIP: Remembering those we lost in 2012

From writer Maeve Binchy to astronaut Neil Armstrong, rugby star Nevin Spence to GAA great Páidí Ó Sé, we take a look back at some of the many greats that Ireland, and the world, lost this year.

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: Tuesday Need To Know This post contains videos

The Evening Fix: Tuesday

Things we learned, loved and shared today.

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 Michael D, rugby and video games: The week in numbers Prime Numbers

Michael D, rugby and video games: The week in numbers

How many people love (or loathe) the Lovely Girls? How popular is Guinness? And how long does it take a video to become viral?

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 Neil Armstrong, first man on the moon, dies aged 82 RIP This post contains videos

Neil Armstrong, first man on the moon, dies aged 82

The former NASA research pilot and engineer served as spacecraft commander on the landmark Apollo 11 mission in 1969.