"Any attempt to make moon rocks in a laboratory would be a monumental failure," said space rock expert Trevor Taylor.
Get ready to take an animated journey to the moon and back accompanied by an original Apollo 11 crew member.
"Fate has ordained that the men who went to the moon to explore in peace will stay on the moon to rest in peace."
On this day, half a century ago, astronauts Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins took off aboard a Saturn V rocket from Launch Pad 39A at the Kennedy Space Center, Cape Canaveral, Florida, headed for the moon.
Throughout the week, dozens of networks will air documentaries and specials highlighting the history and splendor of Apollo 11's iconic moon-landing.
NASA is hosting a variety of events which will be televised on the space agency's own TV channel to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the first moon landing.
NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine also shared President Donald Trump's goal to put an American flag on the Red Planet.
Tom Jennings' documentary "APOLLO: Missions to the Moon" features never-before-seen video footage, audio and home interviews of all the behind-the-scenes work that eventually took the first crew to the moon.
Nova Spivack wants to preserve all of mankind's knowledge, back it up and store it across the solar system for future civilizations.
Celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon landing with a road trip to some of the places that made it possible.
Michael Collins was a crew member of the historic Apollo 11 mission, alongside Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin.
Snoopy was part of the 1969 Apollo 10 Mission that laid the groundwork for the first moon landings.
"Mars is waiting to be discovered, not by clever robots and rovers, but by living, breathing, walking, talking, caring and daring men and women," the ex-astronaut wrote.
The moon-walkers were carrying messages of peace from all over the globe.
Armstrong made his "historic leap for mankind" when he walked on the moon on July 20, 1969. But three years earlier, he'd performed another, salvaging a mission that could have derailed the space program.
The Golden State Warriors star questioned the veracity of the moon landings in an appearance on The Ringer's "Winging It" podcast.
Ryan Gosling, who plays Armstrong in the film, argued the astronaut's mission to the moon was a "human achievement."
The recordings providing a unique insight into the Apollo 11 mission.
Bruce McCandless's death was announced by NASA's Johnson Space Center.