An experiment on board the final Apollo mission changed the way we communicate with astronauts in space today.
Narrator: Nancy O’Kane
- Data transmissions illustrated with Adobe After Effects Radio Waves in conical masks.
- Apollo CSM and TDRS-9 models from NASA’s 3D model database
- Bent pipe flow illustrated with RedGiant Trapcode Particular
- Pencil illustrations of proposed geostationary system from NASA’s TDRS 1974 proposal.
- Images of Deep Space Network dishes from JPL video archive.