In a bid to make Apollo as factually accurate as possible, we’ve spent the last 18 months consuming the following:


First Man: The Life of Neil Armstrong By James R. Hansen

Magnificent Desolation By Buzz Aldrin

Reaching for the Moon By Buzz Aldrin

Carrying the Fire: An Astronaut’s Journey By Michael Collins

A Man on the Moon: The Voyages of the Apollo Astronauts By Andrew Chaikin

Failure Is Not An Option By Gene Kranz

Moon Dust By Andrew Smith

Moon Shot: The Inside Story of America’s Race to the Moon By Jay Barbree, Deke Slayton and Alan Shepard

Neil Armstrong: A Life of Flight By Jay Barbree

NASA Saturn V Manual by David Woods

NASA: The Complete Illustrated History By Michael H. Gorn

The Right Stuff By Tom Wolfe



Spacelog: Apollo 11

Project Apollo Archive

Johnson Space Centre Apollo 11 Mission Transcripts

Apollo 11 Technical Air-to-Ground Voice Transcription



From the Earth to the Moon (HBO Mini-Series)

In the Shadow of the Moon (Documentary)

Apollo 13 (Movie)