Monday 20 July 2009

Today marks 40th Anniversary of Moon landing!

Today marks 40th anniversary of one of the greatest technological achievements of the human being. On July 20, 1969, a human first set foot on the Moon. Neil Armstrong took the historic first step.

NASA has released some of the pictures in honor of 40th anniversary. Do check them out:

Switch on your speaker and hit NASA Home Page where you can see a small video clip which shows Neil Armstrong taking the first step on the Moon and he says "That's one small step for man, one giant leap for mankind".

Congratulations NASA!

Update: If you are interested to read more about Apollo program, do check here.


Prashanth said...

What happened to your telescope project BTW!!? Still in mind or dropped?

Suresh said...

It's very much in mind, Prashanth. Need to do some survey. I'm looking at one which I can carry easily. Let me know if you have any idea.