Recommended Reading: The race back to the Moon

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SpaceX, Blue Origin and others are in a heated battle to help NASA return the US to the Moon. Time takes an in-depth look at the new space race and the key players fighting for a piece of the prize.

Bound for the Moon: Apollo 11 preparation in photos
Alan Taylor,
The Atlantic

Sure, this more Recommended Looking, but this photo essay is a fascinating look at the process of prepping Apollo 11 for its historic mission.

'We did the impossible': What it was like inside Apollo 11's Mission Control
Ashley Strickland,

A look inside Mission Control during the Apollo 11 moon landing? Yeah, you'll want to read this one.

Apollo 11 anniversary at Engadget

NASA apollo 11 lander illustration

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