13 Minutes to the Moon

How the first moon landing was saved. The full story of the people who made Apollo 11 happen and prevented it from going badly wrong. Theme music by Hans Zimmer.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/w13xttx2

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 42m. Bisher sind 16 Folge(n) erschienen. Dies ist ein wöchentlich erscheinender Podcast
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Ep.12 Live from Houston


“We choose to go.” The season finale comes from where JFK made his famous Moon speech


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 2019-07-20  59m
 
 

Ep.11 The 13 minutes


History as it happened, uninterrupted: every word, every crackle, the tension and triumph


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 2019-07-15  18m
 
 

Ep.10 ‘For all mankind’


History as it happened, explained. Kevin Fong guides us through audio of the descent


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 2019-07-15  46m
 
 

Ep.09 Tranquility Base


Tension is “through the roof”. Neil Armstrong takes control and fuel starts to run out


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 2019-07-08  38m
 
 

Ep.08 ‘We’re go for powered descent’


The 13 minutes begin. Eagle is going too fast. There are communications problems


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 2019-07-01  41m
 
 

Ep.07 Michael Collins: Third man


Without the astronaut who didn’t step on the moon, Apollo 11 wouldn’t have succeeded


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 2019-06-24  41m
 
 

Ep.06 Saving 1968


War, riots, assassinations: “the year that shattered America”. But it ended with Apollo 8


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 2019-06-17  47m
 
 

Ep.05 The fourth astronaut


The computer that got us to the moon. There had never been anything like it


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 2019-06-10  47m
 
 

Ep.04 Fire to the Phoenix


"You heard ‘fire’. Then you heard a scream." The Apollo 1 tragedy and what happened next


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 2019-06-03  45m
 
 

Ep.03 Long Island Eagle


Ugly, angry, with four legs and wrapped in gold: a spacecraft like nothing on Earth


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 2019-05-27  42m
 
 
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