Daily Archives: December 25, 2008

40 Year Anniversary of Apollo 8 Moon Mission

NPR: Audio and Video – On Christmas Eve in 1968, Americans turned on their TV sets to watch something unprecedented: a live broadcast from outer space. Three astronauts were orbiting the moon, sending back images of the gray craters and mountains that were passing by about 70 miles below their tiny spacecraft.

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