Apollo program

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Apollo program

[ə′päl·ō ¦prō·grəm]
(aerospace engineering)
The scientific and technical program of the United States that involved placing men on the moon and returning them safely to earth.
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com sites enable users to view a vast amount of first-hand local journalism from Gannett newspapers that originally covered the Apollo Moon Landing and the Woodstock Music Festival.
Sadly, based on the blathering of these loons, I was hardly surprised to read that a quarter of Britons believe the Apollo moon landings were a hoax, and according to a poll released last week and eleven of the 1,009 people surveyed thought Buzz Lightyear was the first person to step on the lunar surface.
An ailing Australian telescope is the only means of transmitting the Apollo moon landing.
18pm on July 20, 1969, has brought with it feverish attempts to describe what the Apollo moon landing meant for the future of the human race.
Her work was represented by Nata nel '63 (Born in '63, 1996), which incorporates archival images from the 1969 Apollo moon landing.
July 20, 1994, the twenty-fifth anniversary of the first Apollo moon landing, would be as good a time as any to can a halt to that vainglorious exercise in hubris known as manned space flight--at least until problems more relevant to the human condition have been solved and money is again available for institutionalized silliness.
The accomplishment will ehlp researchers working on the federally funded human genome mapping project -- a task so massive that molecular biologists often compare it to the Apollo moon landing.
Keynote speakers included Apollo moon landing pioneer and former X-15 suborbital test pilot Neil Armstrong, Virgin Galactic chief pilot David MacKay, Challenger Center for Space Science Education founder Dr.
History was calling--the Apollo moon landing was about to be televised.
30pm James May, left, commemorates the 40th anniversary of the Apollo moon landing.
Kennedy assassination to the Apollo moon landing and Vietnam War, made him "the most trusted man in America," has died after an illness at age 92.
The Apollo moon landing is mankind's most outstanding engineering event so it's deeply worrying that such a large number of people should think the first moon walk never happened and that the public's belief in the legitimacy of science and technology seems to be declining over time," the Telegraph quoted E andT Editor-in-Chief Dickon Ross as saying.