Podcast: Secret Service Agent on Witnessing President Nixon’s Phone Call to the Moon

Podcast: Secret Service Agent on Witnessing President Nixon’s Phone Call to the Moon

President Nixon made the longest long distance phone call in history, 240,000 miles to the Apollo 11 astronauts on the …read more

Podcast: Nicholas Sarantakes on Nixon and Baseball

Podcast: Nicholas Sarantakes on Nixon and Baseball

President Nixon talks to a fan on the Washington Senator’s opening day at RFK stadium on April 7, 1969. Nicholas Sarantakes …read more

The Space Race and Peaceful Competition

The Space Race and Peaceful Competition

The Space Race demonstrated that the United States and Soviet Union could partake in peaceful competition and cooperation From Sputnik to the …read more

Behind the Scenes of Apollo 13

Behind the Scenes of Apollo 13

Apollo 13 lifts off from Cape Canaveral, Florida as an audience watches. On April 11, 1970, Apollo 13—manned by Commander James …read more