Apollo 11: The Untold Story

Here’s a heads-up for my fellow space geeks: As the 40th anniversary of the moon landing approaches, Popular Mechanics has a very comprehensive feature called “Apollo 11: The Untold Story.”

There’s some great audio and video in addition to the stories as well.

Update: Just for kicks, here’s the actual CBS coverage of the moon landing, complete with a cheesy network animated simulation worthy of a 1950’s sci-fi movie. The Eagle touched down on the surface of the moon with only 18 seconds of fuel left:

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