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For All Mankind - The Apollo Space Missions
For All Mankind tells the true story of the 24 men who travelled to the moon as the entire US watched in awe. Sorting through nearly one hundred hours of film and sound recordings recovered from NASA - shot between…
To the Moon
Part of the Series: Space Age
BBC
To the Moon investigates: to land a human being on another celestial body will be the first step to living beyond our planet. The breathless pace and daring of the Apollo program sees NASA master previously unimagined tasks in the…
Man on Mars - Mission to the Red Planet
Part of the Series: Horizon
BBC
Horizon goes behind the scenes at Nasa to discover how it is preparing for its most ambitious and daring mission: to land men - and possibly women - on the surface of Mars. It's over 40 years since Neil Armstrong…
From the Ground Up
Part of the Series: Space Age
BBC
Born of the Cold War, NASA moves stridently from disastrous rocket tests to the glorious conclusion of the Gemini Program. In From the Ground Up , we experience the massive challenges of sending a man into space and how, despite…
Life and Death in Space
Part of the Series: Space Age
BBC
Life and Death in Space investigates : after visiting the Moon, humanity seeks to explore deep space and learn to live beyond the Earth. This requires extensive experimentation, and the building of NASA's first space station - Skylab. Thus begins…
James May - On the Moon
BBC
One giant leap As a child Top Gear presenter (and space buff) James May dreamed of being an astronaut. He was fascinated by the engineering that had made man's voyages into space and the famous trip to the moon possible.…
Women in Space
Part of the Series: Makers: Women Who Make America
PBS
Makers: Women in Space traces the history of women pioneers in the U.S. space program. Some, like aviators Wally Funk and Jerrie Cobb, passed the same grueling tests as male astronauts, only to be dismissed by NASA, the military, and…
Space Shuttle Columbia - Mission of Hope
PBS
Space Shuttle Columbia: Mission of Hope is the untold, inspirational story of Colonel Ilan Ramon, a fighter pilot and son of Holocaust survivors who became the first astronaut from Israel. Inspired by his family and country, Ramon's mission into space…
Space Science - Everyday Astronauts
Part of the Series: Show Me Science Series - Advanced
With the retirement of NASA's space shuttle fleet in 2011, the role of getting people, satellites and other instruments into space falls to private companies. As of June 2011, there have been only 523 people to reach the 100 kilometer…
Apollo 13 - To the Edge and Back
Part of the Series: NOVA
PBS
They were 200,000 miles from Earth when an explosion crippled their spacecraft, stranding them, perhaps forever. Relive the thrilling true story of the catastrophic flight of Apollo 13 and the crew's heroic battle against the odds in this NOVA documentary,…
Space Age - Nasa's Story
BBC
A definitive, primetime guide, The Space Age: Nasa's Story offers a fresh look at an amazing organisation and mankind's quest to understand the universe. Blending stunningly restored footage with revealing, insightful and engaging interviews with the people who were there…
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