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NASA unveiled new spacesuits that astronauts will wear on the moon and Mars. The suits are designed to outperform those used during the Apollo program. - @NBCNewsMACH 

Just two #Apollo  guys shooting the breeze. Wish there were more of us around to attend these astronaut reunions.

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New York, NY. (October 15, 2019) – On Monday, October 21, at 6:30 pm at The Apollo Theater in Harlem, New York, Rev. Al. Sharpton and National Action Network (NAN) will recognize a range of leaders influencing Black…

On Monday, October 21, at 6:30 pm at The Apollo Theater in Harlem, New York, NAN will recognize a range of leaders influencing Black culture at the #NANTriumphAwards . Honorees include leaders in civil rights and social justice, the arts, education, business, and sports.

Apollo astronaut: 'You go to heaven when you are born' c CSA//Xinhuanet #science 

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Margaret "Hap" Brennecke was instrumental to developing Apollo's Saturn V rockets.

Rusty Schweickart almost canceled the 1st Apollo spacewalk due to illness. "On an EVA, if you’re going to barf, it equals death..."

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The Apollo 11 mission patch: No American flag. No space hardware. No Astronaut names. In that regard, unique among space emblems. Affirmation that walking on the Moon was an achievement of the human species, to be shared by all.

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Our smartphones are 120 million times more powerful than the computers that guided Apollo 11. That has enabled us to progress from moon landings to cat videos.

Take a look at the first Moon image captured by #Chandrayaan2  #VikramLander  taken at a height of about 2650 km from Lunar surface on August 21, 2019. Mare Orientale basin and Apollo craters are identified in the picture. #ISRO 

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HAPPY GOLDEN ANNIVERSARY December 24, 2018. Fifty years ago, Apollo 8 entered Lunar Orbit, carrying the first humans ever to reach the Moon: Frank Borman, Jim Lovell, Bill Anders. Bearing witness to Earthrise, they read in turn, the first ten verses of Genesis from the KJV Bible.

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We're saddened by the passing of Chris Kraft, our first flight director. He was a space legend who created the concept of Mission Control during the early human spaceflight program and made it an integral part of the Mercury, Gemini and Apollo missions. He was 95.

A reminder that, when JFK made the commitment to go to the moon, the top tax rate was 91 percent. When Apollo 11 landed, it was 77 percent. Now we “can’t afford” to pay for anything.

We're saddened by the loss of astronaut John Young, who was 87. Young flew twice to the Moon, walked on its surface & flew the first Space Shuttle mission. He went to space six times in the Gemini, Apollo & Space Shuttle programs.

Aiming for first flight of Falcon Heavy on Feb 6 from Apollo launchpad 39A at Cape Kennedy. Easy viewing from the public causeway.

40 years ago today, Rocky prepared to fight the undisputed heavyweight champion of the world, Apollo Creed.

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Falcon Heavy to launch next month from Apollo 11 pad at the Cape. Will have double thrust of next largest rocket. Guaranteed to be exciting, one way or another.

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