Synopsis by Rose of Sharon Winter
This video presents a look at the space shuttle, from its design and construction to life onboard the craft. Narrated by Walter Cronkite, the program traces the human effort to realize the dream of space exploration. The video goes behind the scenes for an intimate look at daily activities of astronauts and the training they must undergo for life in deep space. Archival film clips show historic moments and images of the space program.
astronaut, space-exploration, space-shuttle