Space.com | Apollo 50th Celebrations to Span 50 States

Space.com | Apollo 50th Celebrations to Span 50 States

On July 20, 1969, the public gathered in New York City’s Times Square to witness the first boot prints being made on the lunar surface. Fifty years later, the moon is coming to Manhattan in the form of a boot print made by the people. Artist Helen Marshall of...
DAILY MAIL | The next giant leap

DAILY MAIL | The next giant leap

On Saturday, Pence, Aldrin and Armstrong’s older son, Rick, visited the Apollo 11 launch pad, now leased by SpaceX, and the building now named for Armstrong where the astronauts suited up for lift-off on July 16, 1969. In New York City, organizers moved a...
IDA | ‘The People’s Moon’: A Collective Memory in Mosaic and VR

IDA | ‘The People’s Moon’: A Collective Memory in Mosaic and VR

‘The People’s Moon’: A Collective Memory in Mosaic and VR On July 20, 2019 at 2:56 p.m. UTC, it will be 50 years to the minute from when a human being stepped onto the moon for the first time. NASA’s successful Apollo 11 mission will have—at a time of uncertainty the...