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Moon landing

The moon

The first man landed on the moon 40 years ago

Join Kate and Rebecca as they discuss the 40th anniversary of the moon landings.

This week's question: How many people in total have walked on the moon?

a) 12
b) 8
c) 6

Listen out for the answer in the programme!

Listen to the programme

Moon landings

Vocabulary from the programme

lunar landing

lunar is another word for anything to do with the moon, landing refers to landing the spacecraft on the moon's surface

pivotal point

very important or at the centre of some very important events

science fiction

describes certain books or films about an imagined future, especially one which involves space travel and other planets etc


someone who is specially trained to travel in space and fly a spacecraft