Extras

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    American Experience

    Space Men Preview

    Before man could step on the moon, we had to take a giant leap. Premieres 3/1 on PBS.

    Space Men Preview

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    American Experience

    A New Frontier

    Since 1783 balloonists risked their lives attempting ever-higher altitudes. Premieres 3/1.

    A New Frontier

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    American Experience

    A Ring-Side View of the Heavens

    In 1957, David Simons rose a record-breaking 101,500 ft. above Earth. Premieres 3/1 on PBS

    A Ring-Side View of the Heavens

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    American Experience

    Testing Mankind's Limits

    John Paul Stapp tested the limits of human physiology. Premieres March 1 at 9/8c on PBS.

    Testing Mankind's Limits

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    American Experience

    Project Manhigh

    Dr. Stapp's team hoped to fly a man to over 100,000 ft. above Earth. Premieres 3/1 on PBS.

    Project Manhigh

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    American Experience

    Space Men Chapter 1

    Before NASA's rockets, a team of explorers took to the skies in balloons. Premieres 3/1

    Space Men Chapter 1