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Image caption Images from the Apollo 11 mission were projected onto the Washington Monument in Washington DC. Thousands of people have been celebrating the 50th anniversary of the first moon landing. On 20 July 1969, the Eagle module from Apollo 11 landed at Tranquility Base. Hours later, at 21:56 CT (0356 GMT), Neil Armstrong made history by becoming the first person to walk on the moon. Originally inspired by the US's Cold War rivalry with the Soviet Union, the mission is now remembered as an iconic moment for stargazers all over the world. 'WE'RE BREATHING AGAIN'. Nasa marked the anniversary by streaming footage of the launch online , giving a new generation a chance to see the historic ... Full story

21 July