Space Race

  • : 2005
  • : 4
  • : 4
  • BBC Two
  • Documentary



Race for Rockets
Episode overview
14, 2005
Race For Rockets, spans 1944-1949. We see Wernher von Braun's work on the V-2 for the Nazis during the last years of the Second World War, his surrender to American troops and his move .. show full overview
Race for Satellites
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21, 2005
Race For Satellites, spans 1953-1958. As the Cold War intensifies, Korolev is asked to build a rocket capable of carrying a five-ton warhead to America - he designs and constructs the .. show full overview
Race for Survival
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28, 2005
Race For Survival, spans 1959-1961. Both the Americans and Soviets are planning manned space flight, and we see both sides preparing to do so with the development of the Vostok programme .. show full overview
Race for the Moon
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05, 2005
Race To The Moon, spans 1964-1969. Both sides now plan to put a man on the Moon - while the Soviets struggle, the Americans pull ahead in the space race with Project Gemini, but then .. show full overview