Month: June 2018

10 Things I learned About Michael Collins

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The third man on Apollo 11 mission after Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin is Michael Collins. He was the Command Module (Columbia) pilot during the Apollo 11 mission. The CM was in the Moon’s orbit while Neil and Buzz landed on the Moon in the Lunar Module (Eagle). Here are 10 things I learned about Michael Collins 1) Collins is the first person to have performed more than one activities out side the space craft known […]

10 Things I learned About Buzz Aldrin

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Continuing my interest to find out more after watching “First Man” movie trailer, I moved on to  Buzz Aldrin. In the Apollo 11 mission, he was the Lunar Module pilot and also the second man to walk on the Moon. Here are 10 things I learned about about him. 1) His actual name is Edwin Eugene Aldrin Jr. Buzz is his nickname but it became his official first name in 1988. The nickname arose as […]

10 Things I learned about Neil Armstrong

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At the back of after watching the trailer of First Man, I decided to find out more about the Apollo 11 crew. I started with Neil Armstrong and below are the 10 things I learned about him. Here are 10 things I learned about about him. 1) Neil’s full name is Neil Alden Armstrong. 2) Neil Armstrong fell in love with flying when his father took him for a ride in an airplane when he […]

First Man Trailer Inspired This Blog Post

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BY now most of you had seen the First Man movie trailer. If not you can watch it below. It gives us a sneak peek of the movie which is slated to be released in October 2018. In this trailer we get to see snippets of dramatic scene of  rocket launch, test pilot crashes, landing on the moon by Lunar Module and off course  seeing the main actor Ryan Gosling acting as Neil Armstrong. The […]