Dr. Wernher von Braun explains the Saturn Launch System to President John F. Kennedy. NASA Deputy Administrator Robert Seamans is to the left of von Braun. | "Blue Sky Metropolis: A Space Odyssey"

A Space Odyssey

The triumphant and tragic Space Race unfolds in first-hand accounts of those who pioneered the technology and built the hardware that made possible mankind's greatest achievement. Meanwhile, the military-industrial-complex expands unchecked.

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Back to the Future

The end of the Cold War brings massive layoffs but tech billionaires choose Southern California to launch their space companies. Though committed to the "democratization" of space, SpaceX and Virgin Orbit include the Pentagon as a major customer.

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