Moon landing denialism: Where does this lunacy come from?

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Moon landing denialism: Where does this lunacy come from?

Conspiracy theorists may seem like a bunch of nutters, but they are actually a symptom of something dangerous

AFP

It was the biggest piece of supposed fake news before the term “fake news” was even invented.

Millions of people across the world still believe that no one has ever walked on the moon, and that the images that Nasa broadcast in July 1969 were shot in a Hollywood studio.

Thousands of internet sites are devoted to “proving” that the landing never happened, or calling into question the whole Apollo 11 mission...

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