Why so Many People Still Think the Moon Landings Were Faked

It all started with a man called Bill Kaysing and his pamphlet about ‘America’s $30bn swindle’ …

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Jul 10 · 10 min read
Astronaut Edwin E. Aldrin Jr., lunar module pilot, is photographed during the Apollo 11 extravehicular activity (EVA) on the lunar surface, 20 July 1969. Photo: NASA

By Richard Godwin

It took 400,000 NASA employees and contractors to put Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin on the moon in 1969 — but only one man to spread the idea that it was all a…

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