Season 11, Episode 9 25 Years in Space
First Aired: December 6, 1983
A 1983 retrospective on "Twenty-five Years in Space," from the 1957 Soviet launch of Sputnik to the space-shuttle. Included are clips of flights by Alan Shepard, John Glenn, Neil Armstrong and Skylab crews. Also: TV coverage of the space race.
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- Premiered: March 3, 1974
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- Premise: PBS's premier science-documentary series, which has won six Peabody Awards and more than 20 Emmys (four in 2002 alone) since its 1974 debut. `Nova' clearly, and often engagingly, `demystifies' a vast range of science, technology and history topics---past a… (more)