Wednesday, June 5, 8:00 p.m.

In American Experience's upcoming series, viewers will experience the thrilling era of the space race, from its earliest days to the 1969 moon landing. The new series features a fascinating mix of scientific innovation, political calculation, media spectacle and personal drama. This summer, the series brings the Space Age to vivid life, but you can see a sneak peek now. Watch the preview show on WHRO TV 15 on Friday night.

Watch the trailer: