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Apollo 11 Lands in NYC's Times Square for Moon Landing's 50th Anniversary

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Apollo 11 astronaut Buzz Aldrin's famous lunar boot print landed in Times Square here Saturday to bring a taste of the moon down to Earth for the 50th anniversary of NASA's Apollo 11 moon landing.
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Apollo 11 Moon Memorabilia Sells for Millions in 50th Anniversary Auctions

Apollo 11 Moon Memorabilia Sells for Millions in 50th Anniversary Auctions

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The 50th anniversary of the first moon landing inspired more than just memories to come forward, but also millions of dollars for memorabilia from the Apollo 11 mission.
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The Washington Monument displayed a mesmerizing tribute for the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing

The Washington Monument displayed a mesmerizing tribute for the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing

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Crowds gathered in Washington, D.C on Friday and Saturday evening to view a 17-minute video tribute projected on the Washington Monument in honor of the 50th anniverersary of the Apollo 11 moon landing .
The show was made using projection mapping technology and archival footage to recreate the historical take-off and landing of the Saturn V rocket.
Astronauts Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin, and Michael Collins were in attendance and honored at the event for their groundbreaking space journey on June 19, 1969.
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Moon landing projected onto Washington Monument for Apollo 11 anniversary

Moon landing projected onto Washington Monument for Apollo 11 anniversary

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The nation's capital celebrated the moon landing anniversary in the most patriotic way possible: by projecting it onto the Washington Monument.
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