Tag: apollo 11
Apollo-11-Infographic

According to Silodrome, this giant infographic was made by NASA in 1967 to better explain to the general public what in the world the Apollo 11 mission was going to achieve in space. The infographic is a bit phallic in appearance (accident?) and consisted of trajectories for the Apollo 11 spacecraft starting from liftoff from […]

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This is one of the most incredible image archives I’ve ever had the pleasure of digging into. I knew that NASA routinely released images from their missions and I’ve seen plenty of images from the Apollo 11 mission, but never have I seen it so organized as this: The Apollo 11 Image Library. Using DownThemAll! […]

apollo-11-crew

It’s amazing when you think about it. It only took about 8 years for our country to send a man into space and walk on the surface of the moon (JFK announced our country’s intention on doing so on May 25, 1961 and we landed on July 20-21, 1969). In those 8 years our country […]

Spacecraft Films put together this promo for a US space history DVD showing the Apollo 11 landing on the moon in 100 seconds.