Ontario Hubs: Sudbury's Appollo Legacy

Fifty years ago this weekend, humans first set foot on the moon. And a little-known fact is that in the years following the success of the Apollo 11 landing, Sudbury, Ont., played a role in further space missions. TVO's northeastern reporter Claude Sharma discusses the connection between Sudbury and NASA.
July 19, 2019 - 2:26

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