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Moonshot: an Apollo astronaut salutes the American flag on the surface of the Moon in the 1970s

Moonshot: an Apollo astronaut salutes the American flag on the surface of the Moon in the 1970s

Moonshot: an Apollo astronaut salutes the American flag on the surface of the Moon in the 1970s

Irish people have ranked the 'fake moon landing' as their most popular conspiracy theory for 2020, a study has revealed.

Conspiracy fans in the Republic on average search for the theory on Google almost 400 times a month.

The debunked conspiracy, which set out that all or some of the elements of the momentous 1969 Apollo moon landing was faked by Nasa, is also the most popular internet search in India, Norway, Malaysia and other nations this year.


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