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From left to right: Charlie Duke (Apollo 16), Buzz Aldrin (Apollo 11), Walter Cunningham (Apollo 7), Al Worden (Apollo 15), Rusty Schweickart (Apollo 9), Harrison Schmitt (Apollo 17), Michael Collins (Apollo 11) and Fred Haise (Apollo 13).

8 of the surviving Apollo astronauts got together for the 50th anniversary of the moon landing, and Buzz Aldrin’s outfit stole the show

Eight of the surviving Apollo astronauts got together to celebrate the 50th moon landing anniversary at an event in New York City.
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General Electric is surging after reports says the buyout firm Apollo is eyeing a bid for its jet-leasing business

GE rallied more than 3% early Monday after a report said Apollo Global Management is eyeing its aircraft-leasing unit.

GE shares jump after report says Apollo is considering a bid for its huge jet-leasing business

Shares of GE rose nearly 4% in after-hours trading on Friday following a report Apollo was considering making a bid for its jet-leasing business.
Apollo 11 astronauts took this photo of Earth on July 20, 1969.

28 iconic photos of the Earth from space that will make you feel puny and insignificant

Carl Sagan, whose birthday is November 9, famously juxtaposed human history as a struggle upon a mote of cosmic dust in his book "Pale Blue Dot."
Apollo 11 astronaut Buzz Aldrin stands next to a flag on the moon on July 20, 1969.

The American flags on the moon are disintegrating

The sun has likely bleached them all white and partially destroyed their fragile fibers.

Turkey just discovered an ancient church inside a lake – and it could be an underwater museum next year

If the plans are approved, the museum will open next year, with a bridge to the ruins, dive trips, and a glass room inside the underwater church where visitors can pray.
Apollo 11 astronauts planted a flag on the moon on July 20, 1969.

Astronauts explain why nobody has visited the moon in more than 45 years — and the reasons are depressing

The last time anyone visited the moon was in December 1972, during NASA's Apollo 17 mission. Astronauts often say the biggest reasons why humans haven't returned to the moon are budgetary and political hurdles — not scientific or technical challenges.

Apple’s new dark mode looks great on the Mac — but it’s iOS that really needs a true dark mode

Hopefully iOS 13 has a true dark mode like macOS Mojave, because it won't be happening in iOS 12 coming later this year.

A car ad in space finally brought the country together

SpaceX launched a Tesla into space on its Falcon Heavy Rocket and for a moment, this divided country was finally cheering for the same team together.

I am blown away by the battery life in the new iPhone X

Not having the urge to constantly recharge one's phone is an incredible feeling.