Tag: Apollo 11

Conspiracy Theorists Are Going Wild Over the Moon Landing Anniversary

Photo via Nasa. This article originally appeared on VICE Canada. “Happy anniversary everybody,” YouTube host Matt Billon says into the camera. “Fifty years ago, they faked going to the moon. It’s an amazing accomplishment.” “I hope they’re celebrating with something big…” he says while trailing off to think of a killer joke. “… like fake […]

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Apollo 11: The unofficial gaming universe canon

Somehow, 50 years ago a pair of human beings walked on the Moon for the first time in history as part of Apollo 11. I’m pretty sure that I’ll never get to follow in the footsteps of Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin. But I can use video games to emulate the experience of their monumental […]

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ILM, Smithsonian, and Time release Apollo 11 landing AR experience

There’s no shortage of commemorations marking this year’s 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing, but if you’re looking to really experience the historic moments when the Eagle landed and mankind took its giant leap forward, the best option may be available for your smartphone. Working in collaboration with Industrial Light and Magic and […]

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