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    Buzz Aldrin is responding well to treatment for "fluid in his lungs" in Christchurch Hospital, New Zealand. Full article & video at link.

    http://www.stuff.co.nz/world/america...rom-south-pole

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    They really are laying out the red carpet on this... (video @ link)

    Nasa boss visits Buzz Aldrin in Christchurch hospital
    Yahoo and Agencies on December 3, 2016, 2:04 pm

    https://nz.news.yahoo.com/top-storie...ospital/#page1

    Nasa's deputy administrator Dava Newman has visited Buzz Aldrin as the former astronaut continues to recover in Christchurch Hospital after falling ill in Antarctica.

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    Buzz Aldrin Rescued from South Pole
    VIDEO Buzz Aldrin Rescued from South Pole

    The 86-year-old was flown to Christchurch with fluid in his lungs after successfully reaching the South Pole earlier this week.

    Aldrin, the second man to walk on the moon, on Saturday tweeted an image of himself with his friend Dr Newman, who he said "beat me to the South Pole by one day".

    Aldrin travelled to Antarctica with tourism company White Desert.

    He was flown from the South Pole to the US research facility at McMurdo Station where he received treatment from the US Antarctic Program medical team before flying to Christchurch.

    His website said was responding well to antibiotics and was in good spirits.

    A former fighter pilot, Aldrin stepped on the moon about 20 minutes after Neil Armstrong took the historic first step in July 1969.

    Their moonwalk as part of the Apollo 11 lunar landing was watched by a then-record television audience of 600 million people.

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