Join Donate

Share Your Story • Bob Hazlett • December 2, 2012

Men on the Moon

As a young boy in the late '60s we lived in Cocoa Beach, FL. I was lucky enough to see most of the Apollo rockets go off (and a good many of the early shuttle missions as well, later on). I clearly remember when the Apollo 11 mission landed on the moon, going out and looking up at the moon and thinking "there are people up there right now". What kid wouldn't be inspired by something like that?

Comments & Sharing
astronaut on Phobos
Let's Change the World

Become a member of The Planetary Society and together we will create the future of space exploration.

Join Today

Europa
The Planetary Fund

Help advance robotic and human space exploration, defend our planet, and search for life.

Donate

You are here: