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James Fallows of The Atlantic met Neil Armstrong at a gathering of some of America’s greatest aviators and astronauts, and even in that crowd, Armstrong stood out. Saturday, the astronaut’s family announced he had died at the age of 82. Guest host Laura Sullivan speaks with Fallows about Armstrong’s legacy.
Neil Armstrong, the first man to walk on the moon, died over the weekend at the age of 82. Steve Inskeep talks to Neil Degrasse Tyson, director of the Hayden Planetarium in New York, about Armstrong’s impact on space exploration.
Heather Armstrong is most recently the author of It Sucked and Then I Cried.