Photo credit: Taken by Neil Armstrong, this is Buzz Aldrin aboard the Apollo 11 Lunar Module on July 20, 1969. For reals. NASA.
This week marked the 46th anniversary of NASA’s Apollo 11 mission to the Moon, where American astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin became the first humans to set foot onto the Moon.
Spending less than 24 hours in total on the surface of the Moon, Aldrin and Armstrong collected 21.5 kilograms (47.5 pounds) of lunar material to...