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a kind of dance step in which the dancer seems to be sliding on the spot

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an exploratory walk by an astronaut on the surface of the moon

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"The Journey to Moonwalking" is the result of more than two decades of research, interviewing original participants, and working with other spacesuit historians to determine Apollo spacesuit contributions and contributors.
Critique: Impressively informed and informative, exceptionally well written, organized and presented, "The Journey to Moonwalking: The People Who Enabled Footprints on the Moon" is an extraordinary history that is unreservedly recommended for personal reading lists, as well as community and academic library American Aerospace History collections.
"In Moonwalking With Einstein, Foer charts his journey from observer to headphoned memorizer, with forays into the Renaissance 'art of memory,' cognitive neuroscience, chicken sexing and the history of indexes.
Yet, in the end, Moonwalking With Einstein proves uplifting: It shows that with motivation, focus and a few clever tricks, our minds can do rather extraordinary things." ELIZABETH F.
"It looks like he's moving forward, but he's actually moving backward," he says of the illusion of moonwalking.
Farr has been training for six months by riding his bike, walking backwards on a treadmill and moonwalking the streets of Eugene for 20-minute spurts.
MERIDIAN'S YANKEE Six doubles four trebles and an accumulator: Chabal (2.25 Newmarket, nap), Sariska (3.00 Newmarket, nb), Tabassum (4.15 Newmarket), Akmal (5.25 Newmarket) ROCKAVON (of the Sunday Mail) Today's nap: SWEETHEART (3.40 NEWMARKET) Tomorrow's nap: PENITENT (3.15 Southwell) KLONDYKE ASHRAM (1.50 Newmarket) MHILU (3.15 Cheltenham) MOONWALKING (4.25 Cheltenham) POT LUCK Newmarket placepot 1.50 - 6; 2.25 - 4; 3.00 - 12, 14; 3.40 -30, 34; 4.15 - 11; 4.50 - 2, 9.
`I can't believe the bodyguard agency ran out of young, built- like-brick-outhouses guys and sent you instead...'; `Nah, Moonwalking is easy, just watch this...
But Anthony has taken it to the next level - making a living out of spinning, strutting and moonwalking his way around Europe.
Like so many walkers Martin, of Alva, Clackmannanshire, who was the "pacemaker" among a big group of Moonwalking friends, has had his life affected by cancer.
Bowie, on his official website, says he was moonwalking years before Jacko wowed the world in 1983's Billie Jean.
NEWSBOY 2.20 SAN DENG, 2.50 APOCALOZZO, 3.25 NOTHINGBUTTHETRUTH, 4.00 MANBOW, 4.35 BONNY BRIGHT EYES, 5.05 TAMPA BOY, 5.35 MOONWALKING BOUVERIE 2.20 JIMBATAI, 2.50 APOCALOZZO, 3.25 HEROES, 4.00 CASH MAN, 4.35 RECOIL, 5.05 WILD TONTO, 5.35 MOONWALKING NORTHERN CORRESPONDENT: 2.50 DEUTERONOMY, 4.00 MANBOW (NAP), 5.35 MOONWALKING TOPSPOT: 2.20 JIMBATAI GOING: Good to firm (good in places on chase course).
After a few too many pints Matt Johnson from Popstars: The Rivals band One True Voice entertained bemused guests with a spot of moonwalking. His childish antics are rubbing off on bandmate Jamie Shaw, also 17.