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American ExperienceSpace Men
Space Men Preview
Before man could step on the moon, we had to take a giant leap. Premieres 3/1 on PBS.
Preview: S28 Ep6 | 30s
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A Ring-Side View of the Heavens
In 1957, David Simons rose a record-breaking 101,500 ft. above Earth. Premieres 3/1 on PBS
Clip: S28 Ep6 | 2m 20s
Testing Mankind's Limits
John Paul Stapp tested the limits of human physiology. Premieres March 1 at 9/8c on PBS.
Clip: S28 Ep6 | 2m 59s
Space Men Chapter 1
Before NASA's rockets, a team of explorers took to the skies in balloons. Premieres 3/1
Clip: S28 Ep6 | 8m 47s
A New Frontier
Since 1783 balloonists risked their lives attempting ever-higher altitudes. Premieres 3/1.
Clip: S28 Ep6 | 2m 31s
Dr. Stapp's team hoped to fly a man to over 100,000 ft. above Earth. Premieres 3/1 on PBS.
Clip: S28 Ep6 | 2m 5s
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