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#Moon Landing

# moon-landing - Thursday 16 July, 2020

Quiz: How much do you know about the Apollo 11 moon landing?

Today marks 51 years since the launch of Apollo 11.

# moon-landing - Monday 22 July, 2019

An Post acknowledges Irish spelling error on commemorative moon stamps

The series of stamps featured four Nasa astronauts with Irish ancestry.

# moon-landing - Sunday 21 July, 2019

The Irish For: An astronaut is a star-sailor, a comet is a paintbrush star

The calling to travel beyond the Earth owes itself to mythology as well as science, writes Darach Ó Séaghdha.

# moon-landing - Tuesday 16 July, 2019

A 'deep' partial eclipse of the moon takes place this evening

There won’t be another one for 2 years, so Astronomy Ireland is asking people to send photos of the eclipse into them.

# moon-landing - Saturday 13 July, 2019

'The excitement of it was magical': How Ireland tuned in to watch Apollo 11 make history

It was in the early hours of 21 July 1969 that Irish audiences first heard Neil Armstrong’s famous words as he stepped onto the surface.

# moon-landing - Tuesday 26 June, 2018

Buzz Aldrin is suing two of his children over alleged misuse of his finances

His children have filed a petition saying he is suffering from memory loss and delusions.

# moon-landing - Wednesday 24 May, 2017

Dust from the first moon landing bought for €900 could sell for €3.5 million

A woman bought the bag at an auction.

# moon-landing - Monday 9 February, 2015

From The Daily Edge Here are the bizarre items that Neil Armstrong nicked from the moon One Small Step

# moon-landing - Saturday 10 January, 2015

An African moon mission is in the works, but they're having trouble getting funding off the ground

They’ve raised just €11,000 of a €126,000 target.

# moon-landing - Sunday 22 June, 2014

From The Daily Edge Chris Hadfield tweeted this animation by Dublin schoolboys, and it's winning high praise Future Astronauts

Chris Hadfield tweeted this animation by Dublin schoolboys, and it's winning high praise

Maybe because it’s really, really good.

# moon-landing - Saturday 14 December, 2013

One small step: China lands spacecraft on the moon

It is the first time in almost four decades that a spacecraft has landed on the moon.

# moon-landing - Saturday 25 August, 2012

From The Daily Edge In pictures: the Apollo 11 moon landing in 1969 One Small Step This post contains videos This post contains images

In pictures: the Apollo 11 moon landing in 1969

From launch to landing: NASA archive images from the first successful manned moon landing mission.

# moon-landing - Thursday 29 March, 2012

Amazon founder 'locates lost Apollo 11 rockets'

The rocket engines were last seen pushing the Apollo 11 mission into space ahead of its successful moon landing in 1969.

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Nine things to know this morning…