Back to the Moon for Good

 

Overview

Immerse yourself in a race to the moon 40 years after the historic Apollo landings.

 

Learn about the history of lunar exploration, and the moon’s resources. Discover what humanity’s future on the moon might hold. See how a competition among privately funded international teams is ushering in a new era of lunar exploration.

 

Narrated by Tim Allen, this program chronicles teams around the world competing for the largest incentivized prize in history. To win the $30 million Google Lunar XPRIZE, a team must land a robotic spacecraft on the moon, navigate 500 meters over the lunar surface, and send video, images and data back to Earth.

 

Recommended Audience

grades 5 - 12, adults

Recorded portion

26 min

 

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