Last weekend, Discovery Channel documented history at the NASA launch of SpaceX’s Crew Dragon capsule, from the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Fla. The event marked the first crewed space mission to be launched into orbit from U.S. soil since 2011. The multiplatform event featured some of the biggest names in entertainment with live appearances by global superstar Katy Perry, TV and Internet personality Adam Savage and former NASA engineer and YouTube sensation Mark Rober.
This one-off special episode follows NASA and SpaceX as they join forces to reach a new milestone in space exploration — the first crewed orbital mission launched from U.S. soil in almost ten years. Coverage from Kennedy Space Center goes behind the scenes to reveal history in the making.