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Coronavirus Outbreak: Five astronauts give us their best tips on finding joy, calm in self-isolation
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Five astronauts give us their best tips on finding joy, calm in self-isolation

To live our lives in solitude is hard and that's where taking help from experts is recommended.

Firstpost Editor's Picks: Sheila Dikshit passes away, Disney embraces diversity, moon landing's 50th anniversary; today's must-read stories
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Firstpost Editor's Picks: Sheila Dikshit passes away, Disney embraces diversity, moon landing's 50th anniversary; today's must-read stories

In many ways, Sheila Dikshit's rise was reflective of the changed demography and aspirations in the national capital.

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.

Following the journey of the Apollo 11 mission in 17 iconic visuals
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Following the journey of the Apollo 11 mission in 17 iconic visuals

Apollo 11 completes its 50th Anniversary this year and these images capture the essence of the mission.

Buzz Aldrin, second man on Moon, recollects his experience at Apollo 11 anniversary
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Buzz Aldrin, second man on Moon, recollects his experience at Apollo 11 anniversary

He felt sure-footed in the one-sixth gravity on the Moon while gazing at the “magnificent desolation” around him.

On moon landing's 50th anniversary, Buzz Aldrin recounts his experiences on NASA's Apollo 11 mission
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On moon landing's 50th anniversary, Buzz Aldrin recounts his experiences on NASA's Apollo 11 mission

Buzz Aldrin, the second man to set foot on the moon after Neil Armstrong, recounts the highlights of NASA's 1969 Apollo 11 mission — from the launch to homecoming.

50 years later, surviving two astronauts of Apollo 11 mission to meet at launchpad
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50 years later, surviving two astronauts of Apollo 11 mission to meet at launchpad

The commander and the first man on the Moon, Neil Armstrong, passed away in 2012.

NASA wants to chronicle your memories from Apollo 11 moon landing 50 years ago
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NASA wants to chronicle your memories from Apollo 11 moon landing 50 years ago

The Apollo 11 mission was a historical event and NASA is creating an audio series to commemorate the launch.

Former NASA investigator closes in on missing mementos from the Apollo mission
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Former NASA investigator closes in on missing mementos from the Apollo mission

Of the Apollo 11 rocks given to other countries, about 70% remain unaccounted for, he said.

Apollo 11's 50th Anniversary: How much do you know about the iconic lunar mission?
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Apollo 11's 50th Anniversary: How much do you know about the iconic lunar mission?

Neil Armstrong first stepped on the surface of the moon on 20 July 1969 and the rest was history.

Buzz Aldrin is recovering in NZ hospital after evacuation from South Pole
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Buzz Aldrin is recovering in NZ hospital after evacuation from South Pole

Aldrin, 86, who was visiting the pole as part of a tourist group, was flown to Christchurch, New Zealand, early on Friday.

'Get a new brain': Famed physicist Cox, Buzz Aldrin respond to moon landing conspiracy theorists
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'Get a new brain': Famed physicist Cox, Buzz Aldrin respond to moon landing conspiracy theorists

It's been 46 years since the moon landing. But the conspiracies refuse to die down. Here are how physicist Brian Cox and Buzz Aldrin responded.

Watch: NASA documentary 'Suit Up' commemorates 50 years of spacewalks
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Watch: NASA documentary 'Suit Up' commemorates 50 years of spacewalks

NASA has made a documentary celebrating 50 years of extra-vehicular activity (EVA) or spacewalks.

First ever 'space selfie' sells for nearly 6,000 pounds at auction
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First ever 'space selfie' sells for nearly 6,000 pounds at auction

The first ‘selfie’ taken in space by NASA astronaut Buzz Aldrin in 1966 has fetched almost 6,000 pounds – ten times its estimate – at an auction in London.

Buzz Aldrin envisions human colony on Mars by mid 2030
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Buzz Aldrin envisions human colony on Mars by mid 2030

The 83-year-old astronaut, who joined the late Neil Armstrong for a globally watched and remembered leap on the Moon in 1969 has revealed his plans to have a human colony on the Red Planet by the mid 2030s in his new book.

Buzz Aldrin envisions human colony on Mars by mid 2030
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Buzz Aldrin envisions human colony on Mars by mid 2030

The 83-year-old astronaut, who joined the late Neil Armstrong for a globally watched and remembered leap on the Moon in 1969 has revealed his plans to have a human colony on the Red Planet by the mid 2030s in his new book.

The man whose little steps made the giant leap possible
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The man whose little steps made the giant leap possible

Often dismissed as distant, the late Neil Armstrong's quality, of never leaving anything to chance, augured him well as he came in the world spotlight to become the first man to land on the moon.

The man whose little steps made the giant leap possible
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The man whose little steps made the giant leap possible

Often dismissed as distant, the late Neil Armstrong's quality, of never leaving anything to chance, augured him well as he came in the world spotlight to become the first man to land on the moon.

Armstrong, a great spokesman and leader in space program, says Buzz Aldrin
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Armstrong, a great spokesman and leader in space program, says Buzz Aldrin

U.S. astronaut Neil Armstrong, the first man to walk on the moon, has died at age 82, his family said Saturday. Following are reactions to the death of the Ohio native, who had undergone heart bypass surgery in early August.