Passport to Pluto…and Beyond

Passport to Pluto…and Beyond

Passport to Pluto takes you inside this historic NASA endeavor, from Pluto\’s discovery at Lowell Observatory in 1930 through launch of the New Horizons spacecraft from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station. Enter the clean rooms, scan control screens, and visit

PT 2/2 Dangerous Knowledge

PT 2/2 Dangerous Knowledge

Beneath the surface of the world, are the rules of science. But beneath them, there is a far deeper set of rules – a matrix of pure mathematics which explains the nature of the rules of science and how it

Lost in Space: Gemini 8

Lost in Space: Gemini 8

Gemini 8 (officially Gemini VIII) was the sixth manned spaceflight in NASA\’s Gemini program. The mission conducted the first docking of two spacecraft in orbit, but suffered the first critical in-space system failure of a U.S. spacecraft which threatened the

The Sun And Other Stars

The Sun And Other Stars

This documentary looks at the story of stellar evolution and explains the fates of differing types of stars. This includes small stars such as our own and also the big ones which collapse into neutron stars and black holes. The

The Edge of Being

The Edge of Being

This short documentary is about the Russian spaceprogram, seen from the perspective of small town Russian farmers and citizen.Point of shooting: Russia, Pleseck. Northern base of Russian aerospace forces and deserted in woods village where the splinters of

EP2/6 Mars Rising

EP2/6 Mars Rising

Rocket PowerWe will go behind the scenes of the European Space Agency at work on spacecraft architecture and the interplanetary spacecraft that will transport the crew from Earth to Mars orbit. \”Rocket Power\” is the nuts-and-bolts-and-hands engineering