Apr 29, 2021 08:22 PM IST
The Apollo 11 astronaut differed with the Amazon founder on thinking of the moon as a potential manufacturing hub.
- Apr 28, 2021 11:11 PM IST
A statement released by Michael Collins’ family on Twitter revealed the cause of his death to be cancer. The statement did not reveal where he died.
- Jul 19, 2019 12:01 PM IST
The mission had a whopping 400,000 people working on it.
- Jul 17, 2019 03:30 PM IST
In the iconic 1969 moon mission, Collins, 88, stayed in lunar orbit while his crew mates Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin stepped foot on the lunar surface, an event that enraptured Americans and marked a preeminent chapter in human spaceflight.
- Jul 21, 2017 04:20 PM IST
An extremely rare bag used by NASA astronaut Neil Armstrong to collect the first samples of dust from the moon has been sold for USD 1.8mn
- Jan 21, 2013 07:24 PM IST
Buzz Aldrin, the second person ever to walk on the Moon along with Apollo-11 astronaut Neil Armstrong, celebrated his 83rd birthday. Born on January 20, 1930, Aldrin is marking his birthday on the road with a trip to England.