51 years ago tonight

Discussion in 'Science and Technology' started by Mysterion, Jul 21, 2020.

  1. Mysterion

    Mysterion Vice Admiral Admiral

    Jun 28, 2001
    The Banzai Institute
    This happened:

    Will never forget sitting on the floor of my great-grandparent's living room watching this unfold. Possibly one of my clearest childhood memories.
  2. Timelord Victorious

    Timelord Victorious Vice Admiral Admiral

    Feb 27, 2006
    Germany, Earth, the Solar System
    Pretty cool.
    I like how Armstrong immediate went on to describe the physical properties of the surface while the commentator was totally focused on getting that rehearsed quote right. :)

    (does anyone else feel a mysterious urge to execute some aliens on sight, too, now?
  3. StarCruiser

    StarCruiser Fleet Captain Fleet Captain

    Dec 26, 2002
    Houston, we have a problem...
    And it was on one of these awesome machines that they set off on that mission!

    Turn up the bass to 11...
  4. publiusr

    publiusr Vice Admiral Admiral

    Mar 22, 2010
    There is a new companion book on the miniseries From The Earth To The Moon
  5. think

    think abstractly real. Premium Member

    Sep 2, 2008
    abstract reality 6
    we were at this camping are it was right next to the beach in Maryland in our vw camper that had like flower decals on the rv all over there were a bunch of other people camping in this are of like sandy beach like ground and we had a small bw tv hooked to some kind of electricity with rabbit ear antennas going on-- just in side the van rv and it was kinda clear and such we were like wow they are on the moon I was very young 5 years old :)
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