Profile of the Day: Buzz Aldrin
On July 20, 1969, the first manned spacecraft landed on the moon. Named one of the greatest accomplishments in the history of space exploration, Astronauts Neil Armstrong and Edwin “Buzz” Aldrin, Jr. became the first humans to step foot on the moon. Their lunar landing module, Eagle, spent 21 hours and 31 minutes on the lunar surface while Command Module Pilot Michael Collins orbited above. Check out Buzz Aldrin’s family tree and see how you’re related!