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When We Left Earth

The NASA Missions
(DVD - 2008)
Average Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5.
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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.
Title: When we left Earth
the NASA missions
[videorecording]
Publisher: [Silver Spring, MD] : Discovery Communications ; [Chatsworth, CA] : Image Entertainment, c2008
Characteristics: 4 videodiscs (ca. 258 min.) :,sd., col. ;,4 3/4 in
Statement of Responsibility: produced by Dangerous Films Ltd. ; in collaboration with NASA ; series producer, Kate Botting ; series writer, Ed Fields
Notes: Number of discs, special features, and language options may vary by copy
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)
Contains 6 episodes from the series
Originally produced for the Discovery Channel in 2008
Title and credits from container
Documentary
Contents: Disc 1. Episode 1: Ordinary supermen ; Episode 2: Friends and rivals
Disc 2. Episode 3: Landing the Eagle ; Episode 4: The explorers
Disc 3. Episode 5: The shuttle ; Episode 6: A home in space
Disc 4: Original NASA films
Summary: 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.
Branch Call Number: DVD 629.45 WHEN
Credits: Original score, Richard Blair-Oliphant ; conductor, Ben Wallfisch.
Performers: Narrator, Gary Sinise.
System Details: DVD, anamorphic widescreen; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, digitally mastered
Other Language: English dialogue, English or Spanish subtitles
Subject Headings: Vuelo espacial Historia. bidex Vuelo espacial tripulado Historia. bidex Outer space Exploration United States History Astronauts United States Space flight History United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration History Manned space flight History
Genre/Form: Television mini-series
Documentary television programs
Topical Term: Vuelo espacial
Vuelo espacial tripulado
Astronauts
Space flight
Manned space flight
Publisher No: 534408 Discovery Communications
DIS5166DVD--DIS5170DVD Discovery Communications
DIS4482DVD Discovery Communications
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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.


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Aug 30, 2013
  • DFX rated this: 4.5 stars out of 5.

Awesome! Very cool, never before seen films from the first spacewalk to the building of the ISS. It's a very informative for almost anyone. And Space Science Lovers' must seen! Just check it out! =D

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Jul 28, 2013
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