13 Minutes to the Moon

Ugly, angry, with four legs and wrapped in gold: it was a spacecraft like nothing on Earth. The story of Grumman’s lunar module, with Kevin Fong.


Charlie Duke

Dick Dunne

John Devaney

Alan Contessa

Neil Armstrong courtesy of the Johnson Space Center Oral History Project

Tom Kelly courtesy of the MIT Museum Collections

Theme music by Hans Zimmer for Bleeding Fingers Music