January 16, 2022


The world of science and technology

Tribute to Apollo 11 Astronaut Buzz Aldrin

Buzz Aldrin was chosen as a member of the three-person Apollo 11 crew that landed on the Moon on July 20, 1969, fulfilling the mandate of President John F. Kennedy to send Americans to the Moon before the end of the decade. Aldrin was the second American to set foot on the lunar surface.

For more information on the Apollo Program, visit https://www.nasa.gov/specials/apollo50th/