13 Minutes to the Moon

By BBC World Service

What's 13 Minutes to the Moon about?

The first moon landing and the people who made it happen. During the final 13 minutes to the moon’s surface, the Apollo 11 mission almost went badly wrong.

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Ep.12 Live from Houston


“We choose to go.” The season finale comes from where President John F Kennedy made his famous Moon speech to rally the US behind the Apollo programme. The venue is Rice University in Houston, where we reflect on one of ...

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