Moon Landing

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Moon Landing

astronauts Armstrong and Aldrin make history (1969). [Am. Hist.: NCE, 2579–2581]
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Guests are being invited to the evening at Enginuity in Coalbrookdale in October - dining below the Museum of the Moon exhibition which is currently touring the world as part of the 50th anniversary celebrations of the first Apollo moon landing.
Aldrin, from Barry, marked his 50th birthday and the anniversary of the moon landings with a party at the National Space Centre yesterday.
One reader told us: "I was married, two children and my late husband and I watched the moon landing on a 14" black and white tv (couldn't afford a coloured one till five years later) in the very house I now still live in."
"Thank you to all those who took part in the Moon Landing Memories campaign," said British astronaut Tim Peake.
Another museum with a strong link to the moon landings is the one in GilnockieTower at Canonbie, which is home to the Clan Armstrong Centre.
Moon Landing Live began on Saturday on Channel 4, while BBC2 weighed in with Stargazing: Moon Landing Special on Monday and BBC4 launched its own series, Chasing the Moon, on Tuesday, which continues this evening.
Moon Landing Live began yesterday on Channel 4, while BBC2 weighs in with Stargazing: Moon Landing Special tomorrow and BBC4 launches its own series, Chasing the Moon, on Tuesday.
Conspiracy theorists then argue that Nasa staged the moon landings in a film studio and that there are tell-tale signs on the footage and the photos that give the game away.
On Tuesday, from 6pm, astronomy experts from the Royal Observatory will be on hand to present an out-of-this-world evening, while the ShowDome cinema will screen moon landings in spectacular 360deg with brand-new movie CAPCOM GO!
Yvonne Slater, science experience manager at Glasgow Science Centre, said: "The Moon landings inspired humankind to think big, make peace and look after our planet.