Based on Lily Koppel's best-selling titular novel, which tells the real story of the women who stood beside some of the biggest heroes in American history during the height of the space race.
Did You Know?
Yvonne Strahovski voiced the character Miranda Lawson in the video games Mass Effect 2 and Mass Effect 3, which are set in space. The main character of the franchise, 'Shepard', was named such in homage to Alan Shepard. See more
During the dinner honoring Alan Shepard's 6th anniversary flight, a photo of 'Earth Rise' is on display. This photo would not be taken until Apollo 8, a few years later. See more