American Experience

American Experience

Chasing the Moon: Magnificent Desolation

The years 1969-1970 take Americans to the moon and back; what happens to scientific and engineering programs after national goals are achieved. (120 minutes)

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UPCOMING EPISODES

Tue, 7/16 at 7:00 pm on KLRU HDTV

Chasing the Moon: A Place Beyond the Sky

Tracking the early years of the space race, beginning in 1957, as the U.S. struggles to catch up with the Soviet Union. (120 minutes)

Tue, 7/16 at 10:00 pm on KLRU HDTV

Space Men

U.S. Air Force pilots and scientists lay the groundwork for the U.S. space program through Project Manhigh. (60 minutes)

Wed, 7/17 at 2:00 am on KLRU HDTV

Chasing the Moon: A Place Beyond the Sky

Tracking the early years of the space race, beginning in 1957, as the U.S. struggles to catch up with the Soviet Union. (120 minutes)

Thu, 7/18 at 2:00 am on KLRU HDTV

Chasing the Moon: A Place Beyond the Sky

Tracking the early years of the space race, beginning in 1957, as the U.S. struggles to catch up with the Soviet Union. (120 minutes)