6/6 The world gathers around its television sets to watch Neil Armstrong set foot on the moon.
Apollo Moon landing
The BBC's Jonathan Beale got a ride in one of the RAF fighter jet's final flights.
2/2 Hannah Fry looks at the science of size, asking whether things could be smaller.
2/6 The amazing story of how our drive to explore led to the ultimate freedom machine.
Mathematician Dr Hannah Fry presents a guide to the science of success.
The life of the most glamorous plane ever built, told by those whose lives she touched.
3/3 Peter Snow hosts the final episode where the spotters’ attention turns to military planes.
Brian Cox uses the BBC archive to examine the story of man's relationship with the moon.
James May takes a rare and privileged flight 70,000 feet above Earth in a U2 spy plane.