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  • Remembering the Apollo 11 Mission
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    Remembering the Apollo 11 Mission

    Former NASA astronaut Michael Collins was part of the Apollo 11 crew that landed the first man on the moon.

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  • Apollo Lunar Science
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    Apollo Lunar Science

    Two scientists involved in the Apollo program talked about the science of operating on the moon's surface and delved into some of the discoveries from the lunar experiments and samples gathered during the missions. This discussion was part of an event hosted by Space Center Houston to mark Apollo 11's 50th anniversary.

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  • Apollo 11 Astronaut Returns to the Launch Pad
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    Apollo 11 Astronaut Returns to the Launch Pad

    Apollo 11 astronaut Michael Collins returned to the launch pad at NASA's John F. ... NASA TV hosted this event exactly 50 years after Apollo 11 launched on July 16, 1969.

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  • Apollo 11 Moon Landing 50th Anniversary
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    Apollo 11 Moon Landing 50th Anniversary

    American History TV and "Washington Journal" marked the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 Noon landing with three hours of interviews and viewer calls from the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum in Washington, D.C. The guests were Ellen Stofan, Air and Space Museum director; John Logsdon, founder of the Space Policy Institute; Apollo 11 astronaut Michael Collins; and Teasel Muir-Harmony, space history curator at the Air and Space Museum.

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  • Apollos Political and Foreign Policy Impact
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    Apollo's Political and Foreign Policy Impact

    Fifty years after the moon landing, Apollo 11 astronaut Michael Collins, National Air and Space Museum director Ellen Stofan, and former NASA administrator Charles Bolden reflected on the Apollo* program's impact at the time as well as on today's politics, diplomacy, foreign policy and space initiatives.

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  • Nixon White House Apollo 11 Eyewitnesses
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    Nixon White House Apollo 11 Eyewitnesses

    Nixon administration officials described events inside the White House in the days before the Apollo 11 Moon landing.

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  • 50th Anniversary of Apollo 8
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    50th Anniversary of Apollo 8

    Titled "The Spirit of Apollo," this ceremony from Washington National Cathedral commemorated the 50th anniversary of Apollo 8. On December 24, 1968, as they became the first humans to orbit the moon, Apollo 8 astronauts Frank Borman, James Lovell, and William Anders took turns reading passages from the book of Genesis to millions of listeners on earth. This commemoration included a choral performance with audio from the Christmas Eve broadcast, recollections from Apollo 8 astronaut James Lovell, remarks by the NASA administrator and the director of the National Air and Space Museum, and reflections by two religious leaders.

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  • NASA Jet Propulsion Lab and Apollo Program
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    NASA Jet Propulsion Lab and Apollo Program

    Speakers associated with NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) talked about the lab's contribution to the Apollo program and Moon landings.

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  • Lunar Module Development and Operations
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    Lunar Module Development and Operations

    Three former Apollo-era flight controllers and engineers discussed the design and development of the lunar module, and how it operated during the Apollo 11 Moon landing. This panel was part of an event hosted by Space Center Houston to mark Apollo 11's 50th anniversary.

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  • Lunar Module Landing Operations
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    Lunar Module Landing Operations

    Four former Apollo-era flight controllers and engineers discussed the lunar module landing operations during the Apollo 11 mission to the Moon. This panel was part of an event hosted by Space Center Houston to mark Apollo 11's 50th anniversary.

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  • Frank Borman Oral History Interview
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    Frank Borman Oral History Interview

    Former astronaut Frank Borman talked about the early days of the space program, his role as liaison between NASA and the White House for the Apollo 11 moon landing mission, his impressions of President Nixon, and a bedside conversation with the dying Dwight D.

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  • Walter Cunningham Oral History Interview
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    Walter Cunningham Oral History Interview

    He was lunar module pilot on Apollo 7, Apollo's first manned mission which launched on October 11, 1968.

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  • Gene Kranz Oral History Interview Part 1
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    Gene Kranz Oral History Interview, Part 1

    A retired NASA flight director and manager, he served as a flight director during the Gemini and Apollo programs, including when the Apollo 11 astronauts landed on the Moon and directing the successful Mission Control team efforts to save the crew of Apollo 13. In this interview he talked about the Apollo missions.

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  • Gene Kranz Oral History Interview Part 2
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    Gene Kranz Oral History Interview, Part 2

    A retired NASA flight director and manager, he served as a flight director during the Gemini and Apollo programs, including when the Apollo 11 astronauts landed on the Moon and directing the successful Mission Control team efforts to save the crew of Apollo 13. In this interview he talked about the Apollo missions.

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  • Gerry Griffin Oral History Interview Part 1
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    Gerry Griffin Oral History Interview, Part 1

    He also recalls his work at Mission Control, when lightning hit Apollo 12, Apollo 8's groundbreaking mission, and how the almost disastrous Apollo 13 mission proved to be a NASA victory. After joining NASA in 1964, Griffin worked on moon missions, including Apollo 11, 12, 13, and 17.

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  • emMoonwalk Oneem
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    Moonwalk One

    This NASA-funded film details the July 1969 Apollo 11 mission to the moon with astronauts Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin, and Michael Collins. It includes space footage, scenes of spectators viewing the launch from Kennedy Space Center, reactions of people watching the mission around the world, the development of rockets, and pre-Apollo 11 medical testing of the human body in space conditions.

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  • Reel America emThe Flight of Apollo 11 Eagle Has Landedem
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    Reel America: [The Flight of Apollo 11: Eagle Has Landed

    The Flight of Apollo 11: Eagle Has Landed

    This 1969 NASA documentary detailed the first NASA mission to land two men on the moon.

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  • CBS Coverage of Apollo 11 Moonwalk
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    CBS Coverage of Apollo 11 Moonwalk

    Walter Cronkite of CBS News anchored live coverage of the arrival of Apollo 11 to the moon on July 20, 1969, and the Moon walk of astronauts Buzz Aldrin and Neil Armstrong, the first to step on the lunar surface.

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  • emApollo 9  Three to Make Readyem
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    Apollo 9 - Three to Make Ready

    While in Earth's orbit, astronauts James McDivitt, David Scott, and Russell Schweickart test undocking and docking the lunar module, the spacecraft that will land men on the moon during Apollo 11.

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  • emThe Flight of Apollo 11em
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    The Flight of Apollo 11

    On July 16, 1969, Apollo 11 launched from Cape Canaveral, Florida, and landed on the Moon July 20th. ... The film The Flight of Apollo 11: Eagle Has Landed was produced by NASA.

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