If you’re a space exploration buff, you’ll know Jeffrey Kluger co-authored Jim Lovell’s bestselling book, Apollo 13.

Here’s a chance to hear him discuss the behind-the-scenes story of Apollo 8 — the first mission to the moon. The mission that was both a calculated risk and a wild crapshoot, and Kluger gives a stirring account of how three American heroes took an untested rocket for an unprecedented journey — and succeeded.

There will be a book signing following the event.

 

Brief Bio

Jeffrey Kluger is the author of several books, including Apollo 13 (originally published as Lost Moon) and The Sibling Effect. As a science editor and senior writer for Time for more than two decades, he has written more than forty cover stories for the magazine. He lives in New York City.

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  • Apollo 8: The Thrilling Story of the First Mission to the Moon

    Date: Tue, May 16, 2017, 12 pm

    Location: Lexington Avenue at 92nd St

    Venue: Classroom

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