Neil Armstrong

  • US: Lost Apollo 11 Moon dust found in dusty storage 26-05-2013 10:08 PM

    Washington: Moon dust samples gathered by Neil Armstrong during the Apollo 11 lunar mission have been discovered inside a California lab warehouse after sitting in the dusty storage unnoticed for more than 40 years. Vials of Moon dust brought back to Earth by Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin were found last...
  • US astronaut Buzz Aldrin plans human colony on Mars 07-04-2013 03:30 PM

    Melbourne: US astronaut Buzz Aldrin, the second man to walk on the Moon, has laid out an ambitious plan of setting up a human colony on Mars within the next two decades. The 83-year-old astronaut, who joined the late Neil Armstrong for a globally watched and remembered leap on the...
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  • Neil Armstrong urges return to the Moon 25-08-2011 01:10 PM

    Sydney: Astronaut Neil Armstrong has urged a return to the Moon to train for missions to Mars as the United States contemplates the future of its space programme following the end of the shuttle era. The first man to walk on the Moon is due to address the US Congress...
  • Footage of man's first steps on the moon restored 07-10-2010 12:09 PM

    Australian Geographic Society awards ceremony made history on Wednesday when it publicly screened digitally restored extracts of the Apollo 11 mission to the moon for the first time. ...