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Daily Archives: December 24, 2017

Let’s Remember the Anniversary of Apollo 8’s Moon Mission

Let’s Remember the Anniversary of Apollo 8’s Moon Mission

On December 24th, 1968 the Apollo 8 astronauts—Bill Anders, Frank Borman, and Jim Lovell—became the first humans to ever orbit the moon. In response to President John F. Kennedy’s 1961 declaration that we would send an American to the moon, NASA made the bold decision to send the Apollo 8 crew into space aboard the