This year marks the 45th anniversary of the 1969 landing on the moon and the realization of President Kennedy’s dream.
Minnesota is preserving a handful of historically significant rock fragments collected by astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin on the first moon landing.
Houston, we have moon rocks. The Minnesota National Guard has found a few small fragments of the moon’s surface in storage in a state building in St. Paul.
A picture taken recently of Apollo 11 landing site on the moon. This picture was taken by Nasa’s Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter.