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50 Years Ago, Apollo 11 Launched to the Moon: A Look Back at the Epic Day


On July 16, 1969, NASA's Saturn V rocket launched from Kennedy Space Center in Florida carrying the Apollo 11 crew on their historic journey to the moon. (Space.com) More More

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