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  Moon landing - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The first moon landing by a human was that of American Neil Armstrong, commander of the Apollo 11 mission, accompanied by Buzz Aldrin.
Its successor, Luna 2, was the first spacecraft to land on the moon, while Luna 3 took the first photos of the far side of the moon on October 7, 1959.
Luna 9, launched by the USSR on February 3, 1966, performed the first "soft landing" on the moon; and Luna 10 became the first spacecraft to orbit the moon on April 3, 1966.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Moon_landing   (1693 words)

  
 Apollo Moon Landing hoax accusations - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Apollo Moon landing hoax accusations are a set of allegations that some or all elements of the Apollo Moon landings were faked by NASA and, possibly, members of other involved organizations.
The evidence regarding the Moon landings is met by hoax believers with skepticism, who label the NASA story as unconvincing propaganda made by the establishment to cover up the alleged lie.
Transmissions from the moon required video signals of very different design than that of ordinary television, and were converted to standard video by pointing a camera at a video screen, similar to the old kinescope method of recording live TV shows -- a process vulnerable to added reflections at the conversion site.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Apollo_moon_landing_hoax_accusations   (12187 words)

  
 Moon Landing Hoax   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
One of the arguments from skeptics to substantiate the moon landing hoax theory involves the shadows that illuminated from the lunar surface when the pictures that were sent back to us.
When you think of the moon, you must consider that the sun is not the only source of light on the moon and that the lunar surface reflects its own light which illuminates all things on the surface.
Some believers in the moon landing hoax feel that this was proof that this picture had been taken on earth and not the result of a moon landing.
www.moonconnection.com /moon_landing_hoax.phtml   (535 words)

  
 Moon Landing Hoax
He started investigating the Apollo Moon landings, scouring every NASA film, photo and report with a growing sense of wonder, until finally reaching an awesome conclusion: America had never put a man on the Moon.
On the shadow side of the landing modules, there are plaques (K) with the American flag and the words 'United States' quite bright and clearly visible, but the gold foil around the plaques is in near darkness.
The evidence that we went to the moon with Apollo is extraordinary, while the claims that we did not fall far short.
mrbasheer.tripod.com /moonwalk.htm   (2048 words)

  
 New Science: The Moon Landing Hoax (03/30/01)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The first Moon landing by Apollo 11 was less than one year later, on July 20, 1969.
The final Moon landing mission, Apollo 17, touched down on the Moon on December 11, 1972.
Apollo 13 was unable to land on the lunar surface due to trouble on the spaceship, but collected Moon photos during a swing around the Moon.
liftoff.msfc.nasa.gov /news/2001/news-moonlanding.asp   (1250 words)

  
 Apollo 11 - 17 Mission First man on the Moon - Fullscreen QTVR photo from panoramas.dk   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
During the next 3 years 6 missions to the moon was made and a total of 12 astronauts walked on the moon.
Landed on Moon: 19 November 1969 UT 06:54:35 (01:54:35 a.m.
Landed on Moon: 11 December 1972 UT 19:54:57 (02:54:57 p.m.
www.panoramas.dk /fullscreen3/f29.html   (603 words)

  
 Apollo Anniversary: Moon Landing "Inspired World"
Summary The inspiration provided by sending humans to the moon 35 years ago is credited for a host of technologies that society depends on today.
NASA staged the moon landings in a studio to impress the world that it had beaten the Soviet Union in the ultimate space race.
The strongest evidence that people really went to the moon, say scientists, are the rocks and images they brought back—and the astronauts themselves.
news.nationalgeographic.com /news/2004/07/0714_040714_moonlanding.html   (785 words)

  
 Moon Landing Hoax
Experts in their fields expressed their conviction that the NASA moon landing in 1969 was actually a clever hoax, a sort of American Cold War public relations stunt of huge proportions filmed, according to those on the show, somewhere in a remote desert in the United States.
Experts quoted on the show pointed out that the moon pictures were perfectly framed and exposed even though the cameras used had no viewfinder or exposure meter and were strapped to the astronauts' chests.
According to moon landing skeptics, there are also numerous inconsistencies between the live TV record and the photographs that were published later.
www.hknet.org.nz /MoonLandingHoax.htm   (3441 words)

  
 Moon Landing
It was the mission of Apollo 11 to land two men on the moon, then return them safely to Earth.
While on the moon's surface, the performed a variety of experiments and collected soil and rock samples to return to Earth.
An American flag was left on the moon's surface as a reminder of the accomplishment.
www.kidport.com /RefLib/Science/MoonLanding/MoonLanding.htm   (557 words)

  
 Was The Apollo Moon Landing Fake?
The Soviets, with their own competing moon program and an intense economic and political and military rivalry with the USA, could be expected to have cried foul if the USA tried to fake a Moon landing.
In early November 2002 NASA announced that it was cancelling publication of a manuscript by Jim Oberg that was intended to refute the claims that the Moon landings were a hoax.
The major point which has helped convince me that the moon landing was faked was the fact that when the control room asked a question to the Astronauts the replies were instant with no delays.
www.apfn.org /apfn/moon.htm   (9391 words)

  
 The ParaFiles: Faked Moon Landing Conspiracy   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Brian wagers that the moon's atmosphere might be as dense as the earth's, and perhaps even as breathable.
landed on the moon, "immense UFOs lined up on the far side of the crater and monitored the astronauts." This story is a standard in UFO lore, and various accounts have Armstrong admitting, off the record, of course, that the place was crawling with alien goons.
Brian takes their tales as corroboration of his own notions: Hardly the lunar wasteland of NASA propaganda, the moon is actually rather pleasant, with a "saffron-colored sky," vegetation and animal life in certain temperate zones, snowcapped mountains covered with timber, lakes, rivers, alien "communities of varying sizes" and most certainly an anti-gravity monorail.
www.theparafiles.com /articles/fmlc.html   (1647 words)

  
 The Apollo Hoax
The surface of the Moon is baldly exposed to cosmic rays and solar flares, and some of that radiation is very hard to stop with shielding.
To carefully measure and map the Moon's radiation environment, NASA is developing a robotic probe to orbit the Moon beginning in 2008.
In the documentary 'Paper Moon' The host measures a replica of the LEM at The Space Centre in Houston, what he finds is that the 'official' measurements released by NASA are bogus and that the astronauts could not have got out of the LEM.
www.ufos-aliens.co.uk /cosmicapollo.html   (10835 words)

  
 Blogjam presents: Neil Armstrong - The Truth   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
In 1969, Neil Armstrong made history by becoming the first man to walk on the moon, uttering the immortal phrase, "One small step for man, one giant leap for mankind." Or did he?
Previously suppressed footage discovered by blogjam shows that Armstrong's reaction was a great deal more uninhibited than history suggests, and that a hasty editing job was needed to prepare the astronaut's moment of glory for broadcast.
So here, for the first time, is the unedited NASA film from the triumphant Apollo 11 mission.
www.blogjam.com /neil_armstrong   (86 words)

  
 CNN.com - 'Giant leap' opens world of possibility - Jul 22, 2004
From Neil Armstrong's walk on the moon to the damming of the Nile River, CNN looks back on the week of July 18th to 26th.
Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin, piloting the Eagle landing module, touched down in the moon's Sea of Tranquility, on July 20, 1969.
Armstrong, Aldrin and Collins' mission was a stunning victory for the United States in the so-called "space race" with archrival the Soviet Union.
edition.cnn.com /2004/TECH/space/07/16/moon.landing   (1428 words)

  
 Conspiracy Planet - Moon Landing Scam - NASA 'Loses' Phony Moon Landing Tape
But just 37 years after Apollo 11, it is feared the magnetic tapes that recorded the first moon walk - beamed to the world via three tracking stations, including Parkes's famous "Dish" - have gone missing at NASA's Goddard Space Centre in Maryland.
It is not widely known that the Apollo 11 television broadcast from the moon was a high-quality transmission, far sharper than the blurry version relayed instantly to the world on that July day in 1969.
Among those battling to unscramble the mystery is John Sarkissian, a CSIRO scientist stationed at Parkes for a decade.
www.conspiracyplanet.com /channel.cfm?ChannelID=124   (233 words)

  
 Phil Plait's Bad Astronomy: Bad TV   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
A rocket capable of landing on the Moon should have burned out a huge crater on the surface, yet there is nothing there.
So if you were to stand on the Moon and shine a flashlight at the surface, you would see a very bright spot where the light hits the ground, but, oddly, someone standing a bit to the side would hardly see it at all.
They interview a Russian cosmonaut involved in the USSR Moon program, who says that they were worried about going in to the unknowns of space, and suspected that radiation would have penetrated the hull of the spacecraft.
www.badastronomy.com /bad/tv/foxapollo.html   (6888 words)

  
 The Moon Shots Were Faked
I am now convinced that we never landed on the moon, and it is my hope, that I can make you question it yourself.
My theory is that the moon landing were set on a sound stage, not in space.
Whether or not you believe we went to the moon or not, I hope that some interesting questions have been brought to your mind through this report.
batesmotel.8m.com   (1393 words)

  
 The Apollo Program
the Cortright Commission): This is the report issued after the Apollo 13 accident which prevented the mission from landing on the moon and nearly cost the lives of the astronauts involved.
On the Moon with Apollo 16: A Guidebook to the Descartes Region: This guidebook contains many photographs and diagrams of the Descartes region and the equipment used on Apollo 16 for research and exploration and also explains the importance of scientific research in the region.
The Moon Race: Explore timelines for the race to the Moon between the two most powerful nations on the planet.
www.hq.nasa.gov /office/pao/History/apollo.html   (1036 words)

  
 The Great Moon Hoax   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Moon rocks and common sense prove Apollo astronauts really did visit the Moon.
An average person holding a Moon rock in his or her hand can plainly see that the specimen came from another world.
Just as meteoroids constantly bombard the Moon so do cosmic rays, and they leave their fingerprints on Moon rocks, too.
science.nasa.gov /headlines/y2001/ast23feb_2.htm   (1509 words)

  
 Fake Moon Landing - A Hoax
Twenty five years ago, they pulled off a heist that makes the "Great Train Robbery" look like a schoolboy prank.
Read how radiation should have turned the Astro-nots into crispy space bacon.
Why are there never any stars showing in any of the moon pictures?
www.primeline-america.com /moon-ldg   (282 words)

  
 NASA Apollo 11 30th Anniversary
He was shortly joined by “Buzz” Aldrin, and the two astronauts spent 21 hours on the lunar surface and returned 46 pounds of lunar rocks.
After their historic walks on the Moon, they successfully docked with the Command Module “Columbia,” in which Michael Collins was patiently orbiting the cold but no longer lifeless Moon.
To download the Apollo 11 30th Anniversary logo, click here.
www.hq.nasa.gov /office/pao/History/ap11ann/introduction.htm   (108 words)

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