Almost forgotten in the lore of the Apollo-era space race, Lunokhod 1 was one of the greatest successes of the old Soviet lunar exploration program. In 1970, Time magazine described the robot's historic landing:    "Three hours after reaching the Moon aboard the latest unmanned Russian Moon probe, Luna 17, Lunokhod I (literally "moonwalker") lumbered down one of two ramps extended by the mother ship and moved forward ... thus taking the first giant step for robotkind on another celestial…

Almost forgotten in the lore of the Apollo-era space race, Lunokhod 1 was one of the greatest successes of the old Soviet lunar exploration program. In 1970, Time magazine described the robot's historic landing: "Three hours after reaching the Moon aboard the latest unmanned Russian Moon probe, Luna 17, Lunokhod I (literally "moonwalker") lumbered down one of two ramps extended by the mother ship and moved forward ... thus taking the first giant step for robotkind on another celestial…

11 Proofs That The Apollo Moon Landings Were NOT Fake

11 Proofs That The Apollo Moon Landings Were NOT Fake

Kubrick was a master of dynamic special effects. In this shot he used Front Screen Technology to make actor Edwin E. “Buzz” Aldrin Jr. look as if he’s standing on the actual moon. | Today Is The Anniversary Of Stanley Kubrick's Moon Landing

11 Proofs That The Apollo Moon Landings Were NOT Fake

11 Proofs That The Apollo Moon Landings Were NOT Fake

The fundraiser was launched by the institution's National Air and Space Museum and marks 46 years since Armstrong became the first person to walk on the moon in

TIL that in 1971 the U.S. left a memorial on the Moon for every astronaut who died in the pursuit of space exploration including Russian Cosmonauts

TIL that in 1971 the U.S. left a memorial on the Moon for every astronaut who died in the pursuit of space exploration including Russian Cosmonauts

RUSSIAN SPACE FIRSTS ~ The fateful explosion of the massive N1 rocket in 1969, took with it the hopes of a Russian first moon landing.

RUSSIAN SPACE FIRSTS ~ The fateful explosion of the massive N1 rocket in 1969, took with it the hopes of a Russian first moon landing.

The increasingly tense relationship between the United States and Russia might be about to face a new challenge: a Russian investigation into American moon landings.

Russia is questioning whether the moon landings actually happened

The increasingly tense relationship between the United States and Russia might be about to face a new challenge: a Russian investigation into American moon landings.

Russian official wants ‘investigation into the moon landing' #DailyMail

Russian official wants ‘investigation into the moon landing'

Russian official wants ‘investigation into the moon landing' #DailyMail

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