Per Ardua Ad Astra

Neil Armstrong, on the Moon, July 20, 1969, at 20:17 UTC

From “aliens built the pyramids” types to moon landing conspiracists, there will always be people who deny humanity’s capacity for sheer, utter brilliance.

Left to right: Gus Grissom, Ed White and Roger Chaffee

Here’s to the humans that make the impossible happen and the ones who died trying. <3