Apollo 16: "Nothing So Hidden"
July 12, 2018
Astronaut Walter Cunningham, Apollo 7 lunar module pilot, is photographed during the Apollo 7 mission.
Apollo 7 Mission, Lunar Module Pilot, R. Walter Cunningham
Learn how the Moon has evolved over time.
Evolution of the Moon
A view of the Apollo 15 Command and Service Modules (CSM) in lunar orbit as photographed from the Lunar Module (LM) just after rendezvous.
View of the Apollo 15 Command/Service Module in Lunar Orbit
What does the other side of the Moon look like, the side that can't be seen from the Earth? This video answers that question.
The Moon From the Other Side
Framed by palm trees in the foreground, the Apollo 9 (Spacecraft 104/Lunar Module 3/ Saturn 504) space vehicle is launched from Pad A, Launch Complex 39, Kennedy Space Center (KSC) at 11 a.m. (EST)...
Launch – Apollo 9 – Cape
Featured are the standup EVA, the three traverses of the lunar surface, film taken from the Lunar Rover, hammer and feather test of Galileo's theory on falling objects in gravity fields, Worden's E...
Apollo 15: In the Mountains of the Moon
Astronaut Edwin E. Aldrin Jr., lunar module pilot, prepares to deploy the Early Apollo Scientific Experiments Package (EASEP) during the Apollo 11 lunar surface extravehicular activity (EVA).
View Apollo 11 Lunar Module As It Rested on Lunar Surface
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Apollo 14 Presentation
During the Apollo 15 launch activities in the launch control center's firing room 1 at Kennedy Space Center, Dr. Wernher von Braun, NASA's Deputy Associate Administrator for planning, takes a close...
Wernher von Braun
A complete slideshow overview of NASA's Apollo lunar exploration program. Last updated: December 2020
The Apollo Legacy and NASA's Leap into the Future
A scanning electron microscope photograph of iron crystals which grow in a small vug or cavity in a recrystallized breccia (fragmented rock) from the Apollo 15 Hadley-Apennino lunar landing site.
Scanning Electron Microscope View of Iron Crystal
The Moon orbits the Earth in the months prior to the August 21, 2017 total solar eclipse.
2017 Eclipse and the Moon's Orbit
Astronaut Russell L. Schweickart, lunar module pilot, stands in "golden slippers" on the Lunar Module porch during his extravehicular activity on the fourth day of the Apollo 9 Earth-orbital missio...
Astronaut Russell Schweickart Photographed During EVA
Three days prior to its planned impact on a lunar mountain, mission controllers activated the camera aboard one of NASA's GRAIL twins to take some final photos from lunar orbit.
Parting Moon Shots from NASA's GRAIL Mission
The scenes in the video are so dramatic that you may find yourself reaching out to pick up a rock and becoming restless to walk among the lunar peaks.
From the Earth to the Moon
A member of the Apollo 10 crew is hoisted up to a helicopter from the prime recovery ship, USS Princeton. Splashdown occurred at 11:53 a.m., May 26, 1969, about 400 miles east of American Samoa.
Navy Helicopter - Recovery - Apollo X Astronauts - Pacific
The LRO camera team has discovered more than two-dozen new impact craters – including an 18-meter-wide crater caused by a bright flash on March 17, 2013.
New Craters on the Moon
Searchlights illuminate this nighttime scene at Pad A, Launch Complex 39, Kennedy Space Center, Florida, showing the Apollo 17 (Spacecraft 114/Lunar Module 12/Saturn 512) space vehicle during prela...
Prelaunch – Apollo 17 (Rollout)
Connecting the history of Apollo 17 to NASA's current Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter mission through the eyes of astronaut Harrison Jack Schmitt.
Jack Schmitt: From Apollo 17 to LRO
The Apollo 17 spacecraft, containing astronauts Eugene A. Cernan, Ronald E. Evans, and Harrison H. Schmitt, glided to a safe splashdown at 2:25 p.m. EST on Dec. 19, 1972, 648 kilometers (350 nautic...
Apollo 17 Splashdown
Overall view of the Mission Operations Control Room in the Mission Control Center, Building 30, on the first day of the Apollo 10 lunar orbit mission.
Overall View of Mission Operations Control in Mission Control Center
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Apollo 12 Presentation
Neil Armstrong strums on a ukulele in a quarantine facility after Apollo 11 returned from the Moon.
Neil Armstrong Strums on a Ukulele
NASA created this chart in 1967 to illustrate the flight path and key mission events for the upcoming Apollo missions to the Moon.
Apollo Mission Flight Plan - 1967
These three astronauts are the prime crew of the Apollo 15 lunar landing mission.
Apollo 15 Prime Crew Portrait
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