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How NASA Put Man On The Moon

"One Giant Leap: The Impossible Mission That Flew Us to the Moon," by Charles Fishman. (Robin Lubbock/WBUR)
"One Giant Leap: The Impossible Mission That Flew Us to the Moon," by Charles Fishman. (Robin Lubbock/WBUR)

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This year marked the 50th anniversary the Apollo 11 mission bringing astronauts to the moon.

Here & Now‘s Jeremy Hobson talks to Charles Fishman, author of the book “One Giant Leap: The Impossible Mission That Flew Us To The Moon.”

This article was originally published on WBUR.org.

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