moon landing

    Not since 1972 has a human set foot on the Moon, but NASA is aiming to change that through its ambitious Artemis program. The lunar missions could begin in late 2022, so we’ve assembled this guide to keep you informed and up to date. This post will be upd...
    Courtesy of the JFK Presidential LibraryThe John F. Kennedy Presidential Library has released an augmented reality app (AR) to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the moon landing, and the role President Kennedy played in getting the U.S. to the moon...
    Could a new material that uses static charge to stick to any surface spell doom for Post-it notes?(Bookniture)ByLi Zhousmithsonianmag.comMarch 20, 2015Code can often look like a daunting, impermeable wall of text. Cartoons, on the other hand, are a l...
    The 363-foot Apollo 11 spacecraft launches on July 16, 1969 (NASA)July 20, 2019, marks the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing. The groundbreaking journey began on July 16, 1969, when NASA astronauts Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin, and Michae...
    Tied to a new series from the Smithsonian Channel, the app is the closest you can get to being on the moon without time-traveling to 1969The new app allows users to walk on the moon with Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin.(Courtesy Smithsonian Channel)By...
    As Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin walked on the moon, radio telescope operators in New South Wales scrambled to receive the live videoNASA Mission Control during the Apollo 11 moonwalk, with the live broadcast from the lunar surface on the screen.(NA...