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Apollo's 40th anniversary

Apollo's 40th anniversary
US Apollo astronauts Buzz Aldrin, Neil Armstrong and Michael Collins, the first people to land on the moon, celebrate the 40th anniversary. (Getty Images)
Apollo's 40th anniversary
People walk around the Apollo 11 Command Module 'Columbia' on display at the National Air and Space Museum in Washington, DC. (Getty Images)
Apollo's 40th anniversary
Armstrong was the flight commander, Collins, the command module pilot and Aldrin, the lunar module pilot. (Getty Images)
Apollo's 40th anniversary
Plaster casts of the hands of Armstrong, Aldrin and Collins on display in the Apollo Treasures Gallery at the Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex. (Getty Images)
Apollo's 40th anniversary
The Apollo 14 dust brush used on the lunar surface is displayed at 'The Space Sale' auction of NASA artifacts at Bonhams New York. (Getty Images)
Apollo's 40th anniversary
US President Barack Obama meets the Apollo astronauts at the White House. (Getty Images)
Apollo's 40th anniversary
A boy holds a replica of a moon outside the Newseum in Washington. (Getty Images)

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