What did the first spacemen do on the moon?
I'm not positive but I belived he just walked and then jumped to
test gravity Armstrong and Aldrin collected rocks and samples of
the lunar soil during their relatively short time on the
They installed and conducted a number of experiments to analyze
soil, solar wind, moon quakes, lunar dust, seismic activity, and a
laser experiment to measure the distance between the Moon and
Later missions performed a greater number of experiments as more
became known of man's capabilities in space. In addition, they left
a memorial to astronauts and cosmonauts who had died, and placed an
American flag which later fell as the lunar module ascent stage
blasted off from the surface.
Once inside the lunar module, they ate, slept and Aldrin even
took communion in a private ceremony.