Last updated 1 year ago
by Ms. McC
Man on the Moon!
On May 25, 1961, President Kennedy challenged Americans to put a man on the moon by the end of the decade. On July 20, 1969, Neil Armstrong was the first human to set foot on the moon.
The Apollo Astronauts in 1969. Click on thepicture to see them 40 years later with President Obama.
There is no wind on the moon, so the American flag had to be braced by rods. Click on the photo to see what is happening with the six American flags still on the moon.
Apollo 11 Mission patch. The crew of each space mission designs their own specific patch. Click on the image to see other mission patches.
Astronaut Buzz Aldrin looks at Tranquility Base. Click on the image to go to Buzz Aldrin’s website.
No wind + no water = no erosion. This astronaut footprint will be on the moon for a long time! Click on the picture to read about craters on the moon.
The Eagle has landed!