The Life of Neil A. Armstrong

James R. HansenThursday, April 22 • 7:00 p.m.

Auburn University historian James R. Hansen has written on the history of science and aerospace technology for the past 30 years. His New York Times bestselling authorized biography First Man: The Life of Neil A. Armstrong (2005), was adapted into the award-winning film, First Man (2019). His presentation, to commemorate Earth Day 2021, highlights the dramatic triumphs and challenges faced by Neil Armstrong during the Apollo 11 mission.