Neil Armstrong

The death of Neil Armstrong and a USD 6 million secret

The New York Times said Tuesday it had received by mail 93 pages of documents revealing a dispute between the family of the most famous astronaut in history and a small Ohio hospital.

published on : 26th July 2019

Chandrayaan 2: To infinity and beyond

The night was cold, and the sky was awash with stars. It’s 1969, and staring up at the Cleveland sky was 14-year-old Donald Alan Thomas.

published on : 23rd July 2019

Original NASA moon-landing videos sell for $1.82 million at auction

"Goodnight Moon!" Aldrin tweeted at the end of the 50th anniversary of moon landing on July 20.

published on : 21st July 2019

Russia launches manned spacecraft Soyuz MS-13 to International Space Station

Commander Neil Armstrong descended a ladder onto the lunar surface and became the first man to complete what he famously described as 'one small step for man, one giant leap for mankind'.

published on : 21st July 2019

'8 Days: To the Moon and Back' movie review: An engaging trip to the moon and back

Today, July 20, 2019, is the 50th anniversary of one of mankind’s most iconic achievements — the giant leap itself aka the Moon landing.

published on : 19th July 2019

Google celebrates 'giant leap for mankind' with Doodle video

The Doodle video is in the voice of Command Module Pilot Michael Collins who remained aboard the command module in lunar orbit while Armstrong and Aldrin became the first humans to set foot on Moon.

published on : 19th July 2019

Apollo 11 astronaut Michael Collins returns to launchpad 50 years later

At NASA's invitation, Collins marked the precise moment — 9:32 a.m. on July 16, 1969 — that the Saturn V rocket blasted off.

published on : 17th July 2019

What did Neil Armstrong really say when he took his first step on the moon?

'That's one small step for man, one giant leap for mankind.'

published on : 14th July 2019

TV is over the moon with specials recounting 1969 landing

The 1969 moon landing turned an achievement seen only in the imagination and sci-fi movies into a most improbable television event.

published on : 9th July 2019

Family of first man to step on Moon to auction his personal collection

The personal collection of US astronaut Neil Armstrong, the first man to set foot on the Moon 49 years ago on July 20, will be auctioned by his family.

published on : 21st July 2018