Extras

    Video thumbnail: American Experience Wernher Von Braun: Rocket Scientist

    American Experience

    Wernher Von Braun: Rocket Scientist

    Wernher Von Braun was a German-born, American rocket engineer.

    Wernher Von Braun: Rocket Scientist

    Video thumbnail: American Experience Official Trailer | Chasing the Moon | PBS

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    Official Trailer | Chasing the Moon | PBS

    The mission that changed everything. Chasing the Moon premieres July 8, 2019 on PBS.

    Official Trailer | Chasing the Moon | PBS

    Video thumbnail: American Experience Chapter 1 | Chasing the Moon, Part 1

    American Experience

    Chapter 1 | Chasing the Moon, Part 1

    Watch chapter 1 of Chasing the Moon.

    Chapter 1 | Chasing the Moon, Part 1

    Video thumbnail: American Experience The Moon’s Lasting Pull

    American Experience

    The Moon’s Lasting Pull

    Long before we reached the moon’s surface, the moon has held special meaning for humanity.

    The Moon’s Lasting Pull

    Video thumbnail: American Experience The Desegregation of Huntsville

    American Experience

    The Desegregation of Huntsville

    Civil rights activists in Huntsville, Alabama formed a “psychological warfare committee”.

    The Desegregation of Huntsville

    Video thumbnail: American Experience Space Law, The Next Generation: Chasing the Moon

    American Experience

    Space Law, The Next Generation: Chasing the Moon

    Private companies planning lunar missions. Who’s in charge in outer space?

    Space Law, The Next Generation: Chasing the Moon

    Video thumbnail: American Experience How NASA Sold Us a Trip to the Moon: Chasing the Moon

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    How NASA Sold Us a Trip to the Moon: Chasing the Moon

    To win the space race, NASA had to market the moon to the American public.

    How NASA Sold Us a Trip to the Moon: Chasing the Moon

    Video thumbnail: American Experience Ed Dwight: First African American Candidate for Space

    American Experience

    Ed Dwight: First African American Candidate for Space

    Ed Dwight Jr. was the first African American to be trained as an astronaut.

    Ed Dwight: First African American Candidate for Space

    Video thumbnail: American Experience Trailer: Extended | Chasing the Moon

    American Experience

    Trailer: Extended | Chasing the Moon

    Watch a preview of “Chasing the Moon".

    Trailer: Extended | Chasing the Moon

    Video thumbnail: American Experience Sealab: Chapter 1

    American Experience

    Sealab: Chapter 1

    Watch chapter 1 of Sealab.

    Sealab: Chapter 1

    Video thumbnail: American Experience Sealab: Trailer

    American Experience

    Sealab: Trailer

    Discover the forgotten story of the Navy’s aquanauts, who pioneered undersea exploration.

    Sealab: Trailer

    Video thumbnail: American Experience George Bond: Diving Pioneer

    American Experience

    George Bond: Diving Pioneer

    An American doctor and Navy officer, Captain George Bond spearheaded Sealab I, II and III.

    George Bond: Diving Pioneer

    Video thumbnail: American Experience Scott Carpenter: Astronaut to Aquanaut

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    Scott Carpenter: Astronaut to Aquanaut

    Scott Carpenter was both a NASA astronaut and an aquanaut with the U.S. Navy.

    Scott Carpenter: Astronaut to Aquanaut

    Video thumbnail: American Experience The Price of Feathers

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    The Price of Feathers

    The plume trend let to the mass slaughter of the highly prized plumed birds in Florida.

    The Price of Feathers

    Video thumbnail: American Experience The Swamp: Trailer

    American Experience

    The Swamp: Trailer

    Watch the preview of The Swamp.

    The Swamp: Trailer

    Video thumbnail: American Experience Marjorie Stoneman Douglas

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    Marjorie Stoneman Douglas

    A reporter for The Miami Herald, Marjorie Stoneman Douglas advocated for conservation.

    Marjorie Stoneman Douglas

    Video thumbnail: American Experience The Okeechobee Hurricane of 1928

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    The Okeechobee Hurricane of 1928

    The Okeechobee Hurricane claimed one of the highest death tolls of any natural disasters.

    The Okeechobee Hurricane of 1928

    Video thumbnail: American Experience Hamilton Disston: Pioneering Everglades Developer

    American Experience

    Hamilton Disston: Pioneering Everglades Developer

    Hamilton Disston visioned the Everglades into dry land for cultivation.

    Hamilton Disston: Pioneering Everglades Developer

    Video thumbnail: American Experience The Swamp: Chapter 1

    American Experience

    The Swamp: Chapter 1

    Watch Chapter 1 of The Swamp.

    The Swamp: Chapter 1