Yesterday marked the 40th anniversary of the Apollo 11 lunar landing.
On that day, Neil Armstrong became the first human being to ever set foot on the moon’s surface.
I recall watching the grainy footage of the event on our family’s black and white television. I also recall hearing those now infamous words spoken by Mr. Armstrong:
"That’s one small step for man, one giant leap for mankind."
As an elementary school-aged boy who loved watching Star Trek, I have to tell you – I was pretty impressed by the whole thing. Actually, I still consider it pretty impressive. (more…)