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Neil Armstrong Walked on the Moon. To These Boys, He Was Just Dad.

Neil Armstrong Walked on the Moon. To These Boys, He Was Just Dad.

In July 1969, this copy of Newsweek magazine with Neil Armstrong on the cover was sent to the Armstrong household. It is one of about 800 items that will be auctioned in November.
Neil Armstrong Walked on the Moon. To These Boys, He Was Just Dad.

Neil Armstrong Walked on the Moon. To These Boys, He Was Just Dad.

In July 1969, this copy of Newsweek magazine with Neil Armstrong on the cover was sent to the Armstrong household. It is one of about 800 items that will be auctioned in November.
Neil Armstrong Walked on the Moon. To These Boys, He Was Just Dad.

Neil Armstrong Walked on the Moon. To These Boys, He Was Just Dad.

In July 1969, this copy of Newsweek magazine with Neil Armstrong on the cover was sent to the Armstrong household. It is one of about 800 items that will be auctioned in November.
The Week in Good News: Nobel Prizes, a Survivors’ Wedding, Jellyfish

The Week in Good News: Nobel Prizes, a Survivors’ Wedding, Jellyfish

Frances H. Arnold, left, became the third woman to be awarded the Nobel Prize in Chemistry. Donna Strickland was the third woman to be awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics.
Review: ‘First Man’ Takes a Giant Leap for Man, a Smaller Step for Movies

Review: ‘First Man’ Takes a Giant Leap for Man, a Smaller Step for Movies

Ryan Gosling as Neil Armstrong, with Lukas Haas as Mike Collins, left, and Corey Stoll as Buzz Aldrin in “First Man.”
NASA Is Cooler Than Ryan Gosling

NASA Is Cooler Than Ryan Gosling

Ryan Gosling in a scene from "First Man."
Neil Armstrong Walked on the Moon Nearly 50 Years Ago. Do You Remember That Day?

Neil Armstrong Walked on the Moon Nearly 50 Years Ago. Do You Remember That Day?

The writer, an editor on The Times's Culture desk, and her family watching Neil Armstrong land on the moon on July 20, 1969.
Remembering the Moon Landing, Nearly 50 Years Later: ‘We Were All Completely Silent’

Remembering the Moon Landing, Nearly 50 Years Later: ‘We Were All Completely Silent’

Susanna Timmons, now an editor on The Times’s Culture desk, sat on the floor as she and her family watched Neil Armstrong land on the moon on July 20, 1969.
Critic’s Pick: ‘Apollo 11’ Review: The 1969 Moon Mission Still Has the Power to Thrill

Critic’s Pick: ‘Apollo 11’ Review: The 1969 Moon Mission Still Has the Power to Thrill

Todd Douglas Miller’s documentary, “Apollo 11,” revisits the moon landing of 1969.

How Neil Armstrong Stayed Humble

He refused to become a celebrity in the era of relentless puffery and self-promotion.
Why Did the Moon Landing Matter? A Slew of New Books Offer Answers

Why Did the Moon Landing Matter? A Slew of New Books Offer Answers

Jill Lepore explores the many new accounts of the Apollo 11 mission on its 50th anniversary, including Douglas Brinkley’s “American Moonshot.”
Why Did the Moon Landing Matter? A Slew of New Books Offer Answers

Why Did the Moon Landing Matter? A Slew of New Books Offer Answers

Jill Lepore explores the many new accounts of the Apollo 11 mission on its 50th anniversary, including Douglas Brinkley’s “American Moonshot.”
Remembering Apollo 11: What to Watch and Listen To

Remembering Apollo 11: What to Watch and Listen To

As the 50th anniversary of the moon landing approaches, these movies, television shows and podcasts help shine a light on the story.

The Moon Sits for Its Portrait

A trailblazing exhibition at the Metropolitan Museum explores our fascination with the moon, from the first time Galileo trained his telescope on it to the present.
Remembering Apollo 11: What to Watch and Listen To

Remembering Apollo 11: What to Watch and Listen To

As the 50th anniversary of the moon landing approaches, these movies, television shows and podcasts help shine a light on the story.

The Moon Sits for Its Portrait

A trailblazing exhibition at the Metropolitan Museum explores our fascination with the moon, from the first time Galileo trained his telescope on it to the present.
Remembering Those Who Lived the Apollo 11 Mission

Remembering Those Who Lived the Apollo 11 Mission

Portraits of people forever tethered to the moon landing.
Remembering Those Who Lived the Apollo 11 Mission

Remembering Those Who Lived the Apollo 11 Mission

Portraits of people forever tethered to the moon landing.
Remembering Those Who Lived the Apollo 11 Mission

Remembering Those Who Lived the Apollo 11 Mission

Portraits of people forever tethered to the moon landing.
Remembering Those Who Lived the Apollo 11 Mission

Remembering Those Who Lived the Apollo 11 Mission

Portraits of people forever tethered to the moon landing.