The Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum marked the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 15 mission through a celebration of lunar science. Dr. Farouk El-Baz and Dr. James Head discussed their essential roles in the Apollo program, from training astronauts to setting scientific objectives to selecting landing sites. Dr. Ellen Stofan, the Smithsonian’s Under Secretary for Science and Research, moderated the discussion.

Vice Adm Donald D. Engen Flight Jacket Night is an annual event for members of the Museum's National Air and Space Society. Join now: