Today on Discovery Enterprise we highlight perhaps the greatest scientific and technological achievement in living memory – Apollo 11 and the first manned Moon landing.
Modern Marvels – Apollo 11 chronicles the trials and tribulations of the Apollo program and its ascent to glory as the Apollo 11 crew touched down on the moons surface.
With insightful narration, interviews with Astronauts Buzz Aldrin, Neil Armstrong and Flight Director Gene Kranz, NASA experts, scientists and engineers, the program winds through the evolution of the space program from President Kennedy’s famous congressional address to the stories of personal sacrifice necessary for Apollo’s success.
Also included is video footage and pictures from the Apollo 11 mission, allowing viewers to step inside the minds and spacesuits worn by the three brave astronauts.
Modern Marvels – Apollo 11