When we left Earth the NASA missions
Since the dawn of mankind, we have stared up at the lights in the sky and wondered.. Now join the heroic men and women who have dared the impossible on some of the greatest adventures ever undertaken - the quest to reach out beyond Earth.
Subjects:Astronauts -- United States.
Manned space flight -- History.
Outer space -- Exploration -- United States -- History.
Space flight -- History.
United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration -- History.
Other Authors:Botting, Kate.
Discovery Channel (Firm)
Discovery Communications, Inc.
Image Entertainment (Firm)
United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration.
[Silver Spring, MD] : Discovery Communications ; [Chatsworth, CA] : Image Entertainment, c2008.
4 videodiscs (ca. 258 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Target Audience Note:
NASA missions [DVD]
Original score, Richard Blair-Oliphant ; conductor, Ben Wallfisch.
Narrator, Gary Sinise.
DVD, anamorphic widescreen; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, digitally mastered.
For private home use only.
English dialogue, English or Spanish subtitles.
Title and credits from container.
Originally produced for the Discovery Channel in 2008.
Contains 6 episodes from the series.
Special features: Disc 1: NASA film highlights: Four days of Gemini 4; interviews from NASA's archives with Michael Collins, Joe Kosmo; Mercury/Gemini mission clips ; Disc 2: NASA film highlights: Apollo 13; Houston, we've got a problem; interviews from NASA's archives with Al Bean, Gene Krantz; Apollo mission clips ; Disc 3: NASA film highlights: Skylab: the first 40 days; interviews from NASA's archives: Shannon Lucid, James Crocker; Skylab/Shuttle/Hubble mission clips ; Disc 4: Original NASA films include Freedom 7 (May 5, 1961); Friendship 7: John Glenn (February 20, 1962) ; Proud conquest: Gemini 7 & 6 (December 15, 1965); Apollo 8 debrief (December 21, 1968); The flight of Apollo 11 (July 20, 1969).
Disc 1. Ordinary supermen
Friends and rivals.
Disc 2. Landing the Eagle
Disc 3. The shuttle
A home in space
Disc 4. Original NASA films.
Publisher or Distributor Number:
DIS4482DVDLink to PAC