The Earth in shadow | Still from "Chasing the Moon" Earthrise


“Earthrise” (1964-1968) covers four heady, dangerous years in the history of the space race. As Americans moved through the sixties and reflected on the challenges ahead, many wondered: What exactly would it take to beat the Soviets to the moon?

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