The depiction of an 'alternate history' of the global space race after the USSR succeeds in achieving the first manned Moon landing.
NASA is in crisis as the Soviets land the first man on the moon in 1969, the beginning of an alternate history.
Director von Braun opposes President Nixon’s directive, with dire consequences.
Deke must recruit female astronauts after Russia lands a woman on the moon.
A training accident spurs a national debate about women astronauts.
Ed and the crew change Apollo 15's landing site after lunar ice is detected.
A launchpad accident leads to delayed missions and FBI background checks.
Ed, Gordo, and Danielle struggle with an extended Jamestown mission.