Buzz Aldrin

November 23, 2018

Drinking Alcohol in Space: Is It Possible?

Have you ever wondered if astronauts drink alcohol in space? Buzz Aldrin did take communion while on the moon and consumed a tiny bit of wine. […]
October 10, 2018

Astronauts Reflect on Apollo 11 Legacy in ‘First Man’ IMAX Featurette

Moon, it’s time for your close-up. “First Man,” the new Hollywood film about Apollo 11 moonwalker Neil Armstrong, hits theaters across the nation Friday (Oct. 12). […]
September 1, 2018

Film Review: Ryan Gosling in ‘First Man’

Damien Chazelle’s film about Neil Armstrong’s journey through the space program is a drama so revelatory in its realism that it shoots the moon. Ever since […]
August 21, 2018

The Lesser-Known Side of Buzz Aldrin

Astronaut Buzz Aldrin has seen and done a lot in his 88 years on Earth — and in outer space. Most notably, he was the second […]
July 23, 2018

NASA launches year-long celebration of moon landing but Buzz Aldrin missing amid controversy

Former NASA astronaut Buzz Aldrin was noticeably absent from a gala kicking off a yearlong celebration of the 50th anniversary of the first moon landing, even […]
July 30, 2017

NASA seeks information on developing Deep Space Gateway module

WASHINGTON — NASA is taking the next small step in the development of a proposed Deep Space Gateway in cislunar space by requesting information about one […]
July 20, 2017

Apollo 11 Anniversary: Neil Armstrong Spacesuit’s ‘Reboot’ Effort Kicks Into Gear

The National Air and Space Museum is restoring the suit as part of “Destination Moon,” an exhibit that is scheduled to open in time for the […]
September 21, 2016

NEW EXHIBIT USES AUGMENTED REALITY TO SEND YOU TO MARS

Earlier this summer, a busload of kids used virtual reality to take a ride on Mars. Now, a new exhibit (and HoloLens headsets) gives visitors a chance to […]
September 17, 2016

This Gallery Is Selling Vintage NASA Photos Like High Art

NASA produced these prints for science or souvenirs. Now, they’re objets d’art that sell for thousands. If you were a visiting dignitary to the U.S. in […]