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Monday, October 02, 2006

Software Solves Moon Mystery

According to an MSN news source, an Australian computer programmer has found the missing “a” from Armstrong’s famous first words from the moon in 1969, when the world heard the phrase,

That’s one small step for man, one giant leap for mankind.

Some historians and critics have dogged Armstrong for not saying the more dramatic and grammatically correct, “One small step for a man ...” in the version he transmitted to NASA’s Mission Control. Without the missing “a,” Armstrong essentially said, “One small step for mankind, one giant leap for mankind.” But Armstrong intended to say it properly and he believes he did.Some high-tec sound editing computer programmer, Peter Shann Ford proved Armstrong right.

Ford said he downloaded the audio recording of Armstrong’s words from a NASA Web site and analyzed the statement with software that allows disabled people to communicate through computers using their nerve impulses.

In a graphical representation of the famous phrase, Ford said he found evidence that the missing “a” was spoken and transmitted to NASA.“I have reviewed the data and Peter Ford’s analysis of it, and I find the technology interesting and useful,” Armstrong said in a statement.

Well, this proves that Armstrong did say the "a". But the Moon Hoax is still generating questions in the minds of people.Its the most debatable topic on the net.Did we really go to moon ? This document has all the evidences , proofs and other neccessary graphics supporting the fact that we went on moon.It also contains the myths and what hoax believers say.Deep anaysis - Go through it !

Moon Documents

5 comments:

Anonymous said...

Not to insult your post, but it's just the word "a" for Christ's sake! Is it a slow news day?

Varun Khetarpal said...

Hi there !

I know its a very small thing but this does confirm the advancement and betterment of technology. The new technoloy can read something which other NASA intruments or Humans could not hear.So dicussing about it became little relevant through this post.

Tom Keller said...

Yes, but wht would Stephen Hwking sy? Either wy, it seems cler t lest tht rmstrong lerned his bc's.

This is posting from Mr. Keller.

Tom Keller said...

Varun has one of the coolest blogs in the universe.

~ Mr. Keller

Tom Keller said...

Varun has one of the coolest blogs in the universe.

~ Mr. Keller

This is science !

When you are speaking to technically illiterate people you must resort to the plausible falsehood instead of the difficult truth.

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