Watch the following BTN video about the landing on the Moon and answer the following questions as a comment to this post. If you get time, explore the ‘Related Information’ links next to the video.
1. How many people watched the moon landing on television?
2. Why was going to the moon more complicated than going into orbit?
3. What role did Australia play in the mission?
4. Why is the US planning to send people back to the moon?
5. Do you think sending people to the moon is money well spent? Why/why not?
6. Why do you think the moon landing will be remembered as one of the biggest achievements of all time?
7. What do you think was meant by the saying “It’s one small step for man, one giant leap for mankind”?