Space News
space history and artifacts articles

Messages
space history discussion forums

Sightings
worldwide astronaut appearances

Resources
selected space history documents

Websites
related space history websites

  collectSPACE: Messages
  Models & Toys
  NASA Lunar Bootprint Coasters (ThinkGeek)

Post New Topic  Post A Reply
profile | register | preferences | faq | search

next newest topic | next oldest topic
Author Topic:   NASA Lunar Bootprint Coasters (ThinkGeek)
Robert Pearlman
Editor

Posts: 39272
From: Houston, TX
Registered: Nov 1999

posted 03-03-2018 10:22 AM     Click Here to See the Profile for Robert Pearlman   Click Here to Email Robert Pearlman     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
From ThinkGeek (via the Coop), NASA Lunar Bootprint Coasters:
The "one small step" quote is associated with the first man on the moon, Neil Armstrong. What many don't know, though, is the famous footprint photo is actually Buzz Aldrin's footprint, shot by the man himself. His "one small step" is just as memorable as Neil's, but Buzz doesn't often get the proper credit from most people.

Not from you, though. You know better. Edwin Eugene "Buzz" Aldrin is a frickin' genius, and a heck of a pilot in his own right. We commemorate his contributions, not only his work in the famous Apollo 11 mission, but voicing himself on an episode of The Simpsons and punching that Apollo conspiracy guy in the jaw.

Celebrate Buzz and take one small step to preserve your furniture with this set of NASA Lunar Bootprint Coasters. This set of four features a dimensional representation of the bootprint, plus art from the plaque left behind by the Apollo 11 astronauts.

Wehaveliftoff
Member

Posts: 2202
From:
Registered: Aug 2001

posted 04-25-2018 07:49 AM     Click Here to See the Profile for Wehaveliftoff   Click Here to Email Wehaveliftoff     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
If it were a same level imprinted Apollo moon print I would buy it, but seems somewhat unstable as a coaster for my drinks.

All times are CT (US)

next newest topic | next oldest topic

Administrative Options: Close Topic | Archive/Move | Delete Topic
Post New Topic  Post A Reply
Hop to:

Contact Us | The Source for Space History & Artifacts

Copyright 2018 collectSPACE.com All rights reserved.


Ultimate Bulletin Board 5.47a





advertisement