For sale: Neil Armstrong moon EKG

2013-05-06 09:00

A US auction house will soon accept bids on space and aviation artefacts, including an electrocardiogram of Apollo 11 commander Neil Armstrong's heartbeat.

Elvis tops list of most-forged autographs

2012-12-28 10:45

Elvis Presley and The Beatles lead a list of the most-forged celebrity signatures in 2012, with less than half of their autographs for sale certified as genuine.

Neil Armstrong to be buried at sea

2012-09-06 22:32

The first man on the moon, Neil Armstrong is to be buried at sea in a public service scheduled for 13 September.

Diana Krall salutes Neil Armstrong

2012-08-27 10:11

Jazz musician Diana Krall has paid tribute to astronaut Neil Armstrong, who died aged 82, with a rendition of Fly Me to the Moon during a concert.

Armstrong mourned by Aldrin

2012-08-26 08:16

US astronaut Neil Armstrong's Apollo 11 comrades Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins have paid tribute to their late commander's talent and accomplishments, noting that they would miss him.

First man on moon Neil Armstrong has died

2012-08-25 21:18

Former US astronaut Neil Armstrong, the first man on the moon, has died at the age of 82.

Neil Armstrong urges Moon return

2011-08-25 16:02

Neil Armstrong has urged a return to the Moon to train for missions to Mars as the US contemplates the future of its space programme.

Robots may be on moon by 2015

2009-08-12 19:03

With the proper funding and political will, Germany could send a team of robots to the moon by 2015, the country's space coordinator says.

Cash for Armstrong cheque

2009-07-17 09:00

A cheque signed by Neil Armstrong hours before he took off for the moon has been sold - 40 years after it was written.

Apollo mission recreated online

2009-07-13 09:33

Forty years ago families crowded around black-and-white TV sets to watch Neil Armstrong take man's first steps on the moon. Now they can watch it online.

Buzz marks moon trip with Pops

2009-06-12 15:19

Buzz Aldrin walked on the moon 40 years ago. Now he's celebrating with some moon tunes performed by the Boston Pops.


Armstrong's moon speech 'not so improvised'

2013-01-04 09:50

Astronaut Neil Armstrong may not have been speaking entirely off the cuff when he delivered the most iconic quote in the history of manned space flight.

US says goodbye to Neil Armstrong

2012-09-13 19:10

Americans have bidden farewell to Neil Armstrong, the first man to take a giant leap on to the moon, at an interfaith memorial held for the very private astronaut.

Nasa to honour astronaut Armstrong

2012-09-05 13:31

A memorial service for Neil Armstrong, the US astronaut who became the first human being to set foot on the moon, will be held in the US capital Washington.

Tributes pour in for 'man on the moon'

2012-08-26 22:10

Tributes have been pouring in following the death of Neil Armstrong, the humble US astronaut whose "small step" on the moon captivated the world.

Neil Armstrong died from complications

2012-08-25 23:42

The family of former US astronaut Neil Armstrong has asked the next time you see the moon smiling down at you, think of him and give him a wink.

Neil Armstrong gives rare interview

2012-05-24 12:35

The famously private Neil Armstrong, the first man to walk on the moon, has been coaxed into giving a rare interview - with an accountant.

Neil Armstrong turning 80

2010-08-03 16:03

Neil Armstrong, who became the first human to set foot on the moon on July 20 1969, before millions on TV, will turn 80.

Astronauts relive Apollo 11

2009-07-18 07:59

It was a reunion of reunions as twelve Apollo astronauts reminisced, traded stories and poked fun at each other ahead of the 40th anniversary of the first moon landing.

'1 small step' video restored

2009-07-16 22:22

Nasa on Thursday unveiled restored video footage of man's first steps on the moon to mark the 40th anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission's historic stride.

2nd on moon, but 'no regrets'

2009-06-29 12:11

Astronaut Buzz Aldrin says he has no regrets about being the second man to walk on the moon, a month ahead of the 40th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon mission.

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