And so we look back 47 years and marvel at Apollo 11. The courage, the ingenuity, the engineering and organizational genius that was Apollo 11.
As someone said, the most important thing was not even that we stood on the Moon: it was that we looked on Earth from another world and got a perspective no other experience would provide.
R.I.P., Neil. Godspeed, Buzz and Mike. I salute you and the thousands of people on Earth who made it all happen.