No tweets but I did take the first selfie! In, from space! That was one expensive selfie stick! https://t.co/bSjSh1t7M4
— Buzz Aldrin (@TheRealBuzz) June 21, 2018
Buzz Aldrin took the shot during NASA’s 1966 Gemini 12 mission, which was his first spaceflight and focused on extravehicular activity. In 2015, a vintage print of the selfie sold for around $9,200 at an auction in London.