Behind The Race To The Moon

  • Published 8 months ago
  • Not Rated

The race to the Moon marked the battle between the Soviet Union and the United States in the 1960s. It was right in the middle of the Cold War.

The United States were the first one to send a crew and land on the Moon. Apollo 11 achieved that feat on July 20, 1969. Some say the moon landing was a hoax, but nowadays, we know it is a true and real event.

The race was a tight one. The Soviet Union achieved an early lead in the Space Race by launching the satellite Sputnik 1 in 1957.

This documentary takes a look at all of the important events of the moon race. From Sputnik to Apollo 11, what transpired between.

The Moon race was the most dangerous and difficult venture human kind has ever attempted. Now, we have the race to Mars, but that is far from over.

From Around the Web

Related Videos

human brain
youtube icon

The human brain is the command center for the human nervous system. The purpose of the brain is to receive signals from the body’s sensory organs and outputs information to...

  • 330
  • 1 month ago
  • Not Rated
how silk is made
youtube icon

A couple of thousand years ago, China closely guarded the secret of how to make silk and raise silkworms. The reason was simple. Silk made up most of the wealth of China. The...

  • 607
  • 2 months ago
  • Not Rated
1995 hubble photo
youtube icon

The Hubble Space Telescope has taken thousands of incredible and inspiring images in the name of science. Yet, the one taken back in 1995 is the most important one.Most of us...

  • 991
  • 8 months ago
  • Not Rated
science of lust
youtube icon

The definition of lust is a strong sexual desire. It is a psychological force producing intense desire for an object, or circumstance fulfilling the emotion. Lust can take an...

  • 1,248
  • 8 months ago
  • 10(1)

4,311 Videos / 13,252,365 Views

Related Articles
The pineal gland is believed to play a vital role in consciousness. Detoxifying it can be helpful in attaining higher le...
  • 1,195
  • 4 months ago
This idea has been around since the early 1970s. But the early ideas were not economically viable. The present day launc...
  • 932
  • 7 months ago
Batteries need time to charge and discharge energy. Think of it as the time it takes for a dam to fill with rain during ...
  • 1,354
  • 10 months ago
Lucy, or with its official name BMP 37093, was discovered in 2004. Astronomers nicknamed the space diamond star after th...
  • 3,696
  • 1 year ago