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Wanna Build a Rocket? Nasa's About to Give Away a Mountain of Its Code

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NASA launch Apollo 11

Inside the Launch Control Center, personnel watch as the Saturn V rocket carrying the Apollo 11 astronauts lifts off the launch pad on July 16, 1969.

Credit: NASA

Forty years after Apollo 11 landed on the moon, NASA open sourced the software code that ran the guidance systems on the lunar module.

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