For All Mankind: Nixon's Women
November 3, 2019 7:56 AM - Season 1, Episode 3 - Subscribe
After the USSR lands the the first woman on the Moon, NASA scrambles to assemble a crop of women astronaut candidates, known as ASCANs. The candidates endure months of extremely difficult training, steadily winnowing their number. Women around the world are inspired by the Soviet cosmonaut and the NASA ASCANs.