Chasing The Moon

Chasing the Moon Episode 3 On-Demand

Watch American Experience: Chasing the Moon! Episode 3 On-Demand

Chasing the Moon Episode 2 On-Demand

Watch American Experience: Chasing the Moon! Episode 2 On-Demand

Chasing the Moon Episode 1 On-Demand

Watch American Experience: Chasing the Moon! Episode 1 On-Demand

Destination Moon

Sat, 07/20/2019 - 10:00pm

On July 20th, 1969, Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin set foot on the moon. They had reached the distant light that humans had admired and looked up to for thousands of years.


Washington Goes to the Moon, Part 2

Fri, 07/19/2019 - 8:00pm

The second half of this two part series looks at the fire on board Apollo 1 that killed three astronauts and nearly derailed the space program.

Washington Goes to the Moon, Part 1

Thu, 07/18/2019 - 8:00pm

This two part series examine the behind the scenes, public policy stories leading up to and following Apollo 11's flight to the moon. 

Race and the Space Race

Wed, 07/17/2019 - 8:00pm

The Space Age began when America was going through a wrenching battle over Civil Rights.  And because the heart of the old Confederacy was chosen as its base, NASA  played an unintended role in Civil Rights history.

Rocket Girls and Astro-Nettes

Tue, 07/16/2019 - 8:00pm

This special tells the story of women in the ultimate Man’s World – the labs and Shuttle crew cabins of NASA. 

Rocketing Ahead

Mon, 07/15/2019 - 8:00pm

In 1969, humans landed on the Moon. But why? Why did we go?

Witness History: The Race to the Moon

Sun, 07/14/2019 - 9:00pm

Audiences will hear stories and recollections from people close to the key moments in humanity's mission to the Moon.

Syndicate content