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The Second Time the World Nearly Ended: Meet the Two Men Who Saved Us

At least twice during the United States’ Cold War with the Soviet Union, a massive nuclear missile launch loomed within seconds. In each case, a single man — going against military orders — saved us from nuclear annihilation.

Apollo 11

Apollo 11: What We Saw, with Bill Whittle [Trailer]

Here’s the trailer for the five-hour special — “Apollo 11: What We Saw,” with Bill Whittle. Mark the 50th anniversary of the historic American moon landing by getting the story behind the space race, and man’s quest to step off of this planet and explore the night sky.