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Neil Armstrong – A 50th Anniversary Documentary

Posted on August 8, 2016 By

Watch this full documentary by NASA TV of US Astronaut Neil Armstrong’s  moon landing on July 20, 1969. It was a profound and moving event that significantly impacted American culture and challenged our sensibilities as a people.

Armstrong was the Commander of Apollo 11 and the first person to set foot on the moon.

In this documentary the astronaut guides us through a half-century of NASA history beginning with its establishment in 1958.


WATCH NOW:  1:27-min


Thank you, Neil Armstrong, and others in NASA, for braving a whole new world so that we earthlings could be the beneficiaries of new technologies and new insights into the complex world around us.

I was lucky enough to watch the television broadcast as it happened.
Dr. Ellen