Pest World for Kids: Moon Landings

In the late 1950s and 1960s, the United States of America and the Soviet Union competed to be the most successful nation in space. One of their aims was to be the first to land on the moon.

StarTalk: Anniversary of Apollo 11

In this show, Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin, and many others share their memories of Apollo, and say what they think should be NASA’s next step in space.

StarTalk: What's So Funny About Space?

In this episode, she provides color commentary for a Red Carpet parade of previous show topics, including space tourism, the anniversary of Apollo 11, and the search for alien life (both in space and in Hollywood!).

AirSpace: What's He Building? (Season 2|Ep.11)
Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum

Today we’re talking about a really cool project that brought together one former-Mythbuster, a couple of Smithsonian units, and makers across the country to reimagine an incredible piece of Apollo engineering.  

AirSpace: Walking on the Moon Part 2 (Season 2|Ep.9)
Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum

In our last exciting episode, we explored all the science the Apollo astronauts performed on the lunar surface. In part two, we’re talking about the important science still happening with Apollo Moon rocks here on Earth a half-century later.

AirSpace: Walking on the Moon (Season 2|Ep.8)
Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum

To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the first Moon landing, AirSpace examines what we knew then, what we know now, and what mysteries of lunar science still remain.

AirSpace: AirSpace Live at SXSW (Season 2|Ep.4)
Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum

In this special episode recorded at SXSW, Emily, Matt, and Nick recount stories of failure and how they’ve inspired a whole lot of success in science and space exploration.

Sidedoor: Space Jocks & Moon Rocks (Season 4, Ep. 3)
Sidedoor (Smithsonian)

To commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing, we join forces with the National Air and Space Museum’s podcast, AirSpace, to explore the mysteries of lunar science: what we didn’t know then, and what we still don’t know today.

Sidedoor: Apollo 12's Really Close Call (Season 4, Ep. 12)
Sidedoor (Smithsonian)

For the 50th anniversary, we tell the often-overlooked story of Apollo 12, one full of danger, discovery, and the power of friendship.

But Why?: Why Do We Sometimes See The Moon During The Day?
But Why?

Answers to your moon questions with John O’Meara, chief scientist at the W.M. Keck Observatory.