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Restorers Try to Get Lunar Module Guidance Computer Up and Running | WSJ

In 1976 in a warehouse in Texas, Jimmie Loocke bought two tons of scrapped NASA equipment. Years later he realized it included a computer from an Apollo lunar module, like the one used to guide the lander to the surface of the moon during Apollo 11. Fifty years after that mission, computer restoration experts in Silicon Valley are trying to get his computer working again.

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    Me: Have an iphone 6.
    Also me : Wants iphone 11 max pro.
    Again me: Plants my iphone 6, hoping to sell all future harvest to buy iphone 11 max pro.

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    This is where our tax dollars should be spent.

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    fires up – its pong … Atari flipping pong

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    I watched every bit of the videos they posted about the restoration. Amazingly interesting stuff. Hearing the programs were gone, nothing could run it, nobody knew nothing about nothing, so gratifying to see the restoration bring together the programmers and run the program.

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    CuriousMarc's AGC restoration is an epic!

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    What's the channel mentioned in this video? WSJ doesn't link.

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