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July 9, 2009

Moon landing 40th anniversary

That's one small step for man, one giant leap for mankind... This July 20th it will be 40 years since Neil Armstrong uttered those first words from the surface of the Moon. As NASA celebrates the monumental anniversary, University of Minnesota physics professor Robert Pepin, who was a science advisor for the Moon missions, gives his thoughts on the significance of the event.

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