Apollo 8 waits on the KSC pad atop the Saturn 5 rocket:
Launch of Apollo 8 on the Saturn 5 rocket:
MPG of Apollo 8 liftoff:
The astronaut crew of Apollo 8 - Lovell, Anders, and Borman
The famous "Earth rise" image over Luna (taken by Anders, as Andy
Chaikin discovered and recorded in his book, A Man on the Moon):
The famous reading of Genesis from the Bible (WAV file), thirty
years ago today, December 24:
These images, films, and sounds come from the "Contact Light"
Web site, a personal retrospective of Project Apollo, by Kipp Teague.
The main URL:
"Good night and God bless all of you -- all of you on the Good Earth."