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Apollo 11: 50th Anniversary of the Moon Landing : Moon Landing Resources
This guide features resources related to the 50th Anniversary of NASA's first moon landing.
A pop-up display will be on exhibit at the Merrill-Cazier Library July 10-31, 2019.
In July 1969, a crew of three NASA astronauts set out to land on the moon. On July 20th, Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin took the first steps on the lunar surface, spending over 21 hours before returning to Earth. Their success captivated Americans and the world. The landing completed a ten-year mission to send Americans to the moon.
50 years on, scientific exploration has continued over the intervening decades, including significant contributions from the USU community.
Resources featured on this page and in a display at USU's Merrill-Cazier Library explore the history of NASA's scientific research, the moon landing, and their impacts.
A digital version of the definitive reference manual to photographic images of the moon. Compiled and published as an atlas by NASA in 1971. The atlas on display is part of the USU Government Information Collection.
Relive the Apollo 11 surface traverse via the Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter Camera (LROC). The LROC, is a system of three cameras mounted on the Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO) that capture high resolution black and white images and moderate resolution multi-spectral images of the lunar surface.
Become a part of history. Share your Apollo Story with NASA. As a part of NASA Explorers: Apollo, NASA invites you to contribute to an oral history project celebrating giant leaps and exploration of all kinds.