Blast from the past: How a heavy-lift rocket roars into life (video)
by Jonathan O'Callaghan, 19 October 2013
Watch some amazing footage of a Saturn V rocket launching to the Moon.
Note: This video has no sound.
This incredible high quality video shows the launch of Apollo 8 back on 21 December 1968. This was the first manned launch of the Saturn V rocket, taking humans on the first ever mission around the Moon.