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"LIFTOFF, WE HAVE LIFTOFF." On July 16, 1969, the world watched as the crew of Apollo 11, astronauts Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins, blasted off from Earth. Their mission? To become the first humans to land on the moon.
"That's one small step for man, one giant leap for mankind." Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin landed on the moon in a Lunar Module called the Eagle on July 20, 1969 - four days after liftoff. Neil Armstrong became the first human to step foot on the moon, Aldrin was the second.
The greater Topeka partnership hosted a meet and greet Monday for a special guest - who's helping to bring Topeka's riverfront dreams closer to reality.
With the recently filed charges in the Dwane Simmons case - and a weekend shooting near the same area - people in district six wanted to know what the department is doing to keep them safe.
Kids get out of this world science lesson ahead of 50th moon launch anniversary