Black in Space: Documentary Shows How Space Race & Civil Rights Movement Collided

February 21, 2020

Frederick Gregory, the first African American to pilot and command a NASA mission, and Carl McNair, brother to late astronaut Ronald McNair, join Cheddar to discuss diversity in NASA's space program. The documentary 'Black in Space: Breaking the Color Barrier' airs on the Smithsonian Channel on February 24 at 8pm ET.