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    This file photo from May of 1969 shows the astronaut crew of the Apollo 11 lunar landing mission. Left to right are commander Neil A. Armstrong, commander module pilot Michael Collins, and lunar module lunar module pilot Edwin E. Aldrin Jr.

    As New Horizons continues its journey into the unexplored void beyond Pluto, today marks another historic landmark in space exploration. Forty-six years ago today, three astronauts with the Apollo 11 mission were the first to ever land humankind on our moon.

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