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NPR American Chronicles: Exploring Space

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From the competitive spirit ignited by Sputnik to the tragedies and triumphs of the Apollo missions, from the technological leap forward created by the Space Shuttle to the global cooperation forged by the International Space Station and beyond, NPR examines the inspirational story of modern space exploration and the extraordinary individuals who made it possible. Featuring in-depth profiles of landmark missions, along with interviews and commentary from voices that have lived the dream, including astronauts John Glenn, Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin, Frank Borman, Bernard Harris, Sallie Ride, and many more.

From the competitive spirit ignited by Sputnik to the tragedies and triumphs of the Apollo missions, from the technological leap forward created by the Space Shuttle to the global cooperation forged by the International Space Station and beyond, NPR examines the inspirational story of modern space exploration and the extraordinary individuals who made it possible. Featuring in-depth profiles of landmark missions, along with interviews and commentary from voices that have lived the dream, including astronauts John Glenn, Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin, Frank Borman, Bernard Harris, Sallie Ride, and many more.
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From the competitive spirit ignited by Sputnik to the tragedies and triumphs of the Apollo missions, from the technological leap forward created by the Space Shuttle to the global cooperation forged by the International Space Station and beyond, NPR examines the inspirational story of modern space exploration and the extraordinary individuals who made it possible. Featuring in-depth profiles of landmark missions, along with interviews and commentary from voices that have lived the dream, including astronauts John Glenn, Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin, Frank Borman, Bernard Harris, Sallie Ride, and many more.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Joe Palca

Length:

3h 27m


Chapters

Free Sample

01:05

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

01:18


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

03:18


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

13:58


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

03:45


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

04:15


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

05:09


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

09:37


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

02:59


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

04:00


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

02:59


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

05:13


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

08:09


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

04:14


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

07:35


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

11:59


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

05:56


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

14:22


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

07:27


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

03:25


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

04:02


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

05:39


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

05:22


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

06:15


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

03:01


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

05:39


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

08:13


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

02:49


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

05:02


Chapter 29
Chapter 29

02:59


Chapter 30
Chapter 30

02:33


Chapter 31
Chapter 31

07:19


Chapter 32
Chapter 32

04:22


Chapter 33
Chapter 33

05:04


Chapter 34
Chapter 34

04:38


Chapter 35
Chapter 35

04:37


Chapter 36
Chapter 36

05:04


Chapter 37
Chapter 37

05:26