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Kyeemagh rocket ship was installed the year man walked on the moon
The four-level rocket ship, with internal ladders, was a favourite piece of play equipment in the park.
Jul 22, 2019 20:30 UTC Read More

Coloradans recall their roles in mankind’s “greatest adventure” 50 years after Apollo 11 landing
“We choose to go to the moon in this decade and do the other things, not because they are easy, but because they are hard, because that goal will serve to…
Jul 21, 2019 23:15 UTC Read More

Fifty years after Apollo 11, where will human space travel boldly go next?
FIFTY years ago today Apollo 11 was heading home to world acclaim after the historic landing on the Moon. Less than four years later, public interest had waned…
Jul 21, 2019 22:18 UTC Read More

Moon back in NASA's court 50 years after 1st lunar landing
CAPE CANAVERAL, Florida — Fifty years after humanity's first lunar footsteps, the moon is back in NASA's court. The White House wants U.S. astronauts on the…
Jul 21, 2019 18:44 UTC Read More

The Moon Landing, 50 Years Later
{Originally posted to the Aish website}. Fifty years ago, on July 21, 1969, more than 500 million people around the globe watched in stunned awe and fascination…
Jul 21, 2019 08:30 UTC Read More

Evansville remembers the moon landing 50 years later
One small step for man and one giant leap for mankind was made 50 years ago today. Apollo 11's astronauts took the first steps on the moon then and today, the…
Jul 21, 2019 03:37 UTC Read More

EDITORIAL: 50 years on, space travel still captivates
Fifty years ago today, an amazing thing happened when two humans – Neil Armstrong and Edwin “Buzz” Aldrin – landed on the moon and stepped onto its dusty…
Jul 20, 2019 07:00 UTC Read More

'Required viewing': 50 years after Apollo 11, locals look back on lunar landing
When David Metzger went to a Fourth of July cookout a few years ago, he heard something that surprised him.
Jul 20, 2019 03:47 UTC Read More

How covered the moon landing 50 years ago
Fifty years ago as newspapers across the world screamed "Men walk on moon", The Canberra Times showed the faces of the wives of the astronauts, relieved…
Jul 20, 2019 02:59 UTC Read More

Opinion Fifty years later, Apollo 11 mission recalls greatness
Fifty years ago today this nation was near the end of a decade of turbulence, a president and two other key visionaries had been assassinated…
Jul 19, 2019 23:03 UTC Read More

Apollo 11: 50 years later Fifty years ago this weekend, two American astronauts became the first humans to walk on the moon. Their 250000-mile journey…
Jul 19, 2019 22:54 UTC Read More

OPINION EXCHANGE Rash Report: Moonshot showed America at its best
On July 20, 1969, Americans landed on a relatively placid place on the lunar surface called the Sea of Tranquility. Fifty years hence, a sea of tranquility has not…
Jul 19, 2019 22:50 UTC Read More

Matt Gurney: 50 years after Apollo, we're relearning those old skills
As the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing drew closer this week, I've known I'd write something about it. But every night, standing on the dock at the…
Jul 19, 2019 19:59 UTC Read More

PHOTOS: 50 years ago in the News Herald
Ellen Rein Pierce, who grew up in Panama City and now lives in Mandeville, Louisiana, shared these photos with the News Herald via Facebook. Fifty years ago…
Jul 19, 2019 18:10 UTC Read More

Moon landing 50 years ago: Why many Kiwis still think it didn't happen
The moon landing was a milestone for humanity. But for too many Kiwis, it never happened.
Jul 19, 2019 17:01 UTC Read More

CUTILLO: 50 years ago: Moon landing and other memories
Fifty years ago today, The Geneva Times — forerunner to today's Finger Lakes Times — reported that an informational seminar in Waterloo, titled “Drug Use and…
Jul 19, 2019 16:59 UTC Read More

AirTalk® Audio: AirTalk Special Event: Apollo 11 — One Small Step, 50 Years Later
Fifty years ago on July 20, 1969, more than 600 million people worldwide tuned in to watch astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin become the first humans…
Jul 19, 2019 15:57 UTC Read More

What a Weekend We Had 50 Years Ago [OPINION]
Chappaquiddick and the moonwalk both happened 50 years ago this weekend.
Jul 19, 2019 15:52 UTC Read More

Looking Back on the Moon Landing 50 Years Hence
On this day 50 years ago, men from the planet Earth first set foot upon the moon.
Jul 19, 2019 13:29 UTC Read More

"The Eagle has landed": 50 years ago tomorrow
Fifty years ago tomorrow — July 20th, 1969 — the whole world was looking up at the sky, and at television sets. The words “Tranquility Base here. The Eagle has…
Jul 19, 2019 11:37 UTC Read More

The Strange Afterlife of the Apollo 11 Moon Rocks
Fifty years ago, we landed on the moon. Apollo 11 moon rocks ended up in all 50 states, including New Jersey. Then they began to disappear.
Jul 19, 2019 09:29 UTC Read More

Memories of spectacular fire at Old Orchard Beach pier still vivid, even after 50 years
OLD ORCHARD BEACH — The town's beachfront was teeming with tens of thousands of tourists on the evening of July 19, 1969. The popular carousel with…
Jul 19, 2019 07:59 UTC Read More

KPIX Archive: 1969 News Events in the Bay Area
SAN FRANCISCO (KPIX) — Fifty years ago, the world held its breath as American astronauts became the first humans to walk on the moon. While the Apollo 11…
Jul 19, 2019 02:23 UTC Read More


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