22 Images From NASA That Will Make You Want to Be An Astronaut

| 23 Jan 2014 15:40

Mission: Apollo 8
Mission Length: December 21-28, 1968
Crew: Frank Borman, James Lovell, and William Anders
Description: This is the famous 'Earthrise' shot, taken by Anders. It is the first shot of the Earth rising over the moon's horizon.
Trivia: This was the first mission to orbit the moon, with the Command Module making 10 trips around. The crew was also the first to make a broadcast from space, reading the first 10 verses from the book of Genesis on Christmas Eve.

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