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Mission manual to Summer of Space on NPT

Published on July 2, 2019 By MiChelle Jones

In a summer full of significant anniversaries, we’re particularly excited about the 50th anniversary of Apollo 11 and the first moon landing. To celebrate, we’ve launched #SpaceNPT, part of PBS’ Summer of Space, which includes special programming, a dedicated website (wnpt.org/space), and a free screening event highlighting Chasing the Moon, a six-hour American Experience series […]

Programming Marks Astronaut’s Return to Earth

Published on March 1, 2016 By MiChelle Jones

On March 27, 2015, astronaut Scott Kelly began an unprecedented year-long mission aboard the International Space Station. In honor of Cdr. Kelly’s return to Earth, we’re airing a series of space programs over the next two days. Here’s our mission plan: Tonight at 8 p.m.: Space Men: American Experience reveals the Air Force program known […]