|A human first set foot on another world on July 20, 1969.
This world was Earth's own
In honor of today's
NASA has released a
digitally restored video of this
milestone in human history.
Pictured above is
preparing to take the
historic first step.
On the way down the
Lunar Module ladder,
equipment which included the television camera that recorded
this fuzzy image.
Pictures and voice transmissions were broadcast live to a world wide audience
estimated at one fifth of the world's population.
The Apollo Moon landings have since been described as the
greatest technological achievement the world has known.