For All Mankind (2019-)  imdb rss

The series explores what would have happened if the global space race had never ended.

For All Mankind: A City Upon a Hill  Season 1, Episode 10

The consequences of Ed's actions and the Apollo 24/25 mishap unfold. (NB this is not Apple TV+'s plot description, which has spoilers!)
posted by Major Clanger on Dec 19, 2019 at 10:56 PM - 16 comments

For All Mankind: Dangerous Liaisons  Season 1, Episode 9

A crisis in space puts the Apollo 24 and 25 crews in peril.
posted by filthy light thief on Dec 13, 2019 at 6:06 PM - 20 comments

For All Mankind: Rupture  Season 1, Episode 8

[the episode synopsis arguably spoils the previous episode's cliffhanger so I put it after the break.] [more inside]
posted by KTamas on Dec 6, 2019 at 2:04 AM - 8 comments

For All Mankind: Hi Bob  Season 1, Episode 7

Ed, Gordo and Danielle struggle with an extended Jamestown mission. [more inside]
posted by Major Clanger on Nov 29, 2019 at 4:26 AM - 9 comments

For All Mankind: Home Again  Season 1, Episode 6

A launchpad accident leads to delayed missions and FBI background checks.
posted by KTamas on Nov 22, 2019 at 8:55 AM - 12 comments

For All Mankind: Into the Abyss  Season 1, Episode 5

Ed and the crew change Apollo 15's landing site after lunar ice is detected.
posted by KTamas on Nov 15, 2019 at 8:37 AM - 18 comments

For All Mankind: Prime Crew  Season 1, Episode 4

A training accident spurs a national debate about women astronauts. [more inside]
posted by Major Clanger on Nov 8, 2019 at 12:33 PM - 11 comments

For All Mankind: Nixon's Women  Season 1, Episode 3

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.
posted by Ivan Fyodorovich on Nov 3, 2019 at 7:56 AM - 14 comments

For All Mankind: He Built the Saturn V  Season 1, Episode 2

Director von Braun opposes President Nixon's directive, with dire consequences. [more inside]
posted by adrianhon on Nov 3, 2019 at 2:47 AM - 5 comments

For All Mankind: Red Moon  Season 1, Episode 1

NASA is in crisis as the Soviets land the first man on the moon in 1969, the beginning of an alternate history. [more inside]
posted by Major Clanger on Nov 3, 2019 at 12:04 AM - 11 comments