Anniversary Podcast l Podcast Episode 1 | Moon landing, Conspiracy theories and the Dark side

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ANNIVERSARY OF THE VERY FIRST MOON LANDING

PODCAST REPEAT: Throwback to this day (July 20, 2019), when we did our first ever podcast episode on the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission and the very first Moon Landing that took place on July 20, 1969.

At 20:17 GMT on July 20, 1969, the Eagle lunar module landed on the Moon. American astronaut Neil Armstrong became the first person to walk on the Moon at 2:56 GMT on July 21, 1969. He stepped out of the Apollo 11 lunar module and onto the Moon’s surface, in an area called the ‘Sea of Tranquility.’ Shortly after him, at 03:15 GMT, Armstrong was joined by the lunar module pilot, Edwin “Buzz” Aldrin. Both astronauts collected data and soil samples before planting the US flag at 03:41 GMT. Meanwhile, Michael Collins successfully orbited the Moon in the mothership Columbia.

Neil and Buzz also unveiled a plaque bearing President Nixon’s signature and an inscription reading

“Here men from the planet Earth first set foot upon the Moon July 1969 AD. We came in peace for all mankind.”

Welcome to the first 360 on history podcast about science, history and nature, covering everything from the big bang to today. July 21, 2019 marked 50 years since the first time humanity stepped foot on the moon and on our first podcast we talk about the moon itself, what led to the moon landing, conspiracy theories and the dark side. Check out the blog on conspiracy theories here and here

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I am a Chartered Environmentalist from the Royal Society for the Environment, UK and co-owner of DoLocal Digital Marketing Agency Ltd, with a Master of Environmental Management from Yale University, an MBA in Finance, and a Bachelor of Science in Physics and Mathematics. I am passionate about science, history and environment and love to create content on these topics.

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