Joseph Gentile

One Giant Leap

Filed By Joseph Gentile | August 26, 2012 9:00 AM | comments

Filed in: You Gotta See This
Tags: Apollo 11, Neil Armstrong, REM

Astronaut Neil Armstrong's one small step in the summer of 1969 rocketed humanity into a bold and uncharted frontier. Now, the commander of that historic Apollo 11 mission - our "reluctant hero" - is up among the stars tonight, after passing from complications due to heart-bypass surgery. He was 82-years old.

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