Too cool

I was tootling along the interwebs and stumbled across this too cool article at the UK Daily Mail about NASA releasing to Flikr more than eight thousand awesome, never-before seen pictures of the Apollo missions to the moon.

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That is too cool.

The images — many of them taken by the chest-mounted Hasselblad cameras that were part of their space suits — are some of the most stunning pictures of the Apollo missions I have ever seen.

If you’re anything like me the Apollo missions are a part of childhood. I was six years old when Neil Armstrong stepped on the moon. I remember my parents getting my brother and me out of our beds way past our bedtimes to watch Neil Armstrong’s “giant leap for mankind.”

So I got quite a kick out these pictures. I think you will to.

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Buzz Aldrin coming down the ladder of the landing module (taken by Neil Armstrong)

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Apollo 12

CLICK HERE to see some of the other amazing photographs posted at the Daily Mail.

Or, scroll through all of them HERE.

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One thought on “Too cool

  • October 5, 2015 at 1:14 pm
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    A great find Dianny.

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