According to Nvidia, in that time the demo's creators "collected every detail they could to understand the NASA Apollo 11 landing image", because the more they knew about the scene, the more closely it could resemble the actual experience. With the short video, the search engine celebrates the 50th anniversary of the historic moon landing. For instance, the team contributing to Project Apollo from around the world are roughly 4,00,000 in number!
The 2018 film portrays the life of astronaut Neil Armstrong and the legendary space mission that led him to become the first man to walk on the moon.
Their historic journey began with one of the most powerful rockets of all time - the Saturn V - blasting off from the Kennedy Space Center on 16 July 1969. Mr Collins said that when he saw the United States flag planted on the Moon, he was thrilled and it made him proud to be an American, but a diplomatic world tour he and the other two astronauts took after the mission "opened my vistas".
They'd drifted around to the far side of the moon, while locking into their lunar orbit.
Two serious problems, which could have had disastrous consequences for the astronauts, were fortunately averted.
Following these, on July 20, the day the Eagle landed, there will be a whole slew of activities including a late-night event with films, music and activities to celebrate the moment when "First Man" Neil Armstrong took his famous giant step, and said, "That's one small step for man, one giant leap for mankind". 13 Spectacular Facts About NASA's First Moon Mission and Apollo 11.
The Apollo 11 crew returned to Earth despite many challenges and odds against them on 25 July 1969.
Nvidia presented the finished product to Buzz Aldrin, the Apollo Lunar Module commander on Apollo 11.