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Nova: Apollo 13 - Journey to the Moon, Mars and Back

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Special Features

Closed Caption; Bonus video on Mars Dead or Alive-profile of NASA's Donna Shirley, team leader of Sojourner Truth Mars rover mission, plus an interview with Steve Squyres of MER; Printable materials for educators for Mars Dead or Alive; Access to NOVA web site; Described video for the visually impaired on Mars Dead or Alive
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 8/29/2006
  • UPC: 783421412590
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  • Source: Wgbh / Pbs
  • Region Code: 0
  • Time: 4:30:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 9,763

Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Apollo 13: To the Edge and Back
1. The Race to the Moon [19:00]
2. "Houston, We Have a Problem" [11:58]
3. The Need for Redundant Systems [9:59]
4. Help on the Ground [7:53]
5. The Far Side of the Moon [10:41]
6. Waiting and Enduring [7:25]
7. Correcting the Trajectory [10:23]
8. Re-Entry [9:11]
Disc #2 -- To the Moon
3. Introduction [5:52]
4. Sputnik [1:14]
5. Project Mercury [9:03]
6. The First Man in Space [2:36]
7. First American in Space [1:42]
8. JFK's Race to the Moon [5:20]
9. Project Gemini [14:28]
10. Apollo 1 [8:01]
11. Saturn V Rocket [5:17]
12. Apollo 8 [10:52]
13. The Lunar Excursion Module (LEM) [8:24]
14. Apollo 11 [4:12]
15. The Eagle Has Landed [13:44]
16. Apollo 13 [9:08]
17. Apollo 15 [6:42]
18. Apollo 17 [9:58]
Disc #3 -- Mars: Dead or Alive
1. Introduction [4:08]
2. A Hostile Environment [12:58]
3. Unexpected Problems [7:49]
4. Where to Land [6:56]
5. Engineers Prevail [9:06]
6. Time to Fly [10:09]
7. Welcome to Mars [2:50]
8. Credits [2:07]
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