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Buzz Aldrin shares his latest moon plan amid turmoil

Buzz Aldrin wants people to know that he has some cool new ideas about how to get to the moon — not just because they’re cool, but also because they show his mind is working. “That’s not an inactive, incapacitated, … Continue reading

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SNC and Blue Origin show off space hardware

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. —  A year after Blue Origin put its New Shepard rocket booster on public display for the first time, Amazon billionaire Jeff Bezos’ space venture has brought its BE-4 rocket engine here for one of the nation’s premier space conferences. But this time, … Continue reading

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Jeff Bezos wins an award … from Buzz Aldrin!

Amazon billionaire Jeff Bezos and his Blue Origin space venture have picked up a good number of awards over the past year, but this weekend’s award was the first of its kind. The Buzz Aldrin Space Innovation Award was created by the famed Apollo 11 moonwalker, who … Continue reading

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Buzz Aldrin visits Jeff Bezos’ rocket factory

It’s been a good week for Blue Origin, Amazon billionaire Jeff Bezos’ space venture. Apollo 11 moonwalker Buzz Aldrin just paid a visit to the company’s headquarters in Kent, Wash., and today the team behind Blue Origin’s New Shepard suborbital … Continue reading

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Bill Nye and Buzz Aldrin model fashions for Mars

To be a fashionable geek is usually a contradiction of terms, but Apollo 11 moonwalker Buzz Aldrin and Bill Nye (“the Science Guy”) pulled it off during New York Men’s Fashion Week. The 86-year-old former astronaut teamed up with the … Continue reading

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Buzz Aldrin on his health scare and John Glenn

Apollo 11 moonwalker Buzz Aldrin made light of what some might consider a close brush with death during an interview that aired today on NBC’s “Today” show – but he made a serious point as well. A medical emergency at the … Continue reading

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Buzz Aldrin’s OK after South Pole medical scare

Buzz Aldrin’s South Pole adventure turned into a medical emergency when his health deteriorated, but his manager says the Apollo 11 moonwalker is safe today in a New Zealand hospital. The 86-year-old’s health declined during a tour of Antarctica, an … Continue reading

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