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post #1 of 8 (permalink) Old 08-25-2012, 03:39 PM Thread Starter
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R.I.P. Neil Armstrong

Neil Armstrong, 82, first man to walk on the moon has died:

http://cosmiclog.nbcnews.com/_news/2...edomain=usnews

R.I.P.

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post #2 of 8 (permalink) Old 08-25-2012, 03:50 PM
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Sad. Another example of a great American.
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A full life, and a life lived on the edge. Armstrong is a true American hero, and in the best possible way. Brave, humble and unassuming.

Godspeed, as the saying comes from NASA days itself.

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sad news, one of the greatest human explorers ever. RIP
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RIP Neil. Sad that the legacy of manned space flight that he helped to create was ended by the current administration. The same manned space program that created industries and technology for the country.



A man who kept away from cameras, Armstrong went public in 2010 with his concerns about President Barack Obama's space policy that shifted attention away from a return to the moon and emphasized private companies developing spaceships. He testified before Congress and in an email to The Associated Press, Armstrong said he had "substantial reservations," and along with more than two dozen Apollo-era veterans, he signed a letter calling the plan a "misguided proposal that forces NASA out of human space operations for the foreseeable future
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