Apollo Missions

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NASA unveils new, bunny-hop proof, astronaut spacesuits for its Artemis mission
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NASA unveils new, bunny-hop proof, astronaut spacesuits for its Artemis mission

NASA views its return to the Moon as a proving ground for an onward mission to Mars in the 2030s.

World Photography Day 2019: The cameras and photographs that immortalised space travel
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World Photography Day 2019: The cameras and photographs that immortalised space travel

NASA trained the three Apollo 11 astronauts on the art of taking pictures in space.

Fully-functional replica of NASA's Apollo lunar rover to drive at NASCAR race
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Fully-functional replica of NASA's Apollo lunar rover to drive at NASCAR race

This replica travels at a speed of 97 kmph, while the original vehicle could only reach a top speed of 12 km.

50 years on, conspiracy and doubt still follows the moon landing of the Apollo 11
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50 years on, conspiracy and doubt still follows the moon landing of the Apollo 11

There are many Internet sites that are trying to prove the landing never happened or questioning the mission.

Romancing the moon and dreaming of space on the 50th anniversary of Apollo 11
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Romancing the moon and dreaming of space on the 50th anniversary of Apollo 11

The moon has revealed itself to be a complicated character and we consider it as we would a fellow traveller

Moon2Mars: Jim Bridenstine on why is NASA going to the Moon again 50 years later?
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Moon2Mars: Jim Bridenstine on why is NASA going to the Moon again 50 years later?

Jim Bridenstine, NASA administrator said, “We are...going to the Moon to stay, and moving beyond to Mars.”

Moon rocks from Apollo missions could help predict volcanic eruptions on Earth
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Moon rocks from Apollo missions could help predict volcanic eruptions on Earth

NASA loaned 18 rock samples for the study and they came from the Apollo 12 and 15 missions.

Moon rocks from Apollo missions will be opened on 50th Anniversary of Apollo 11
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Moon rocks from Apollo missions will be opened on 50th Anniversary of Apollo 11

Of all the six mission, the Apollo 11 mission got back only 22 kilograms of moon rocks, the least amount of samples.

Moon rocks from Apollo missions are transforming our understanding of the universe
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Moon rocks from Apollo missions are transforming our understanding of the universe

To get grams of these precious samples on Earth, scientists go through a rigorous process when requesting a sample.

NASA Artemis, named after Apollo’s twin sister, may put the first woman on the Moon
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NASA Artemis, named after Apollo’s twin sister, may put the first woman on the Moon

Artemis is still in very early stages of planning, and yet to receive Congress's approval for funding.

NASA's planned moon landing in 2024 is definitely headed to the South Pole
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NASA's planned moon landing in 2024 is definitely headed to the South Pole

The agency plans to have a communication satellite orbiting the moon by 2022.