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NOVA: Back To The Moon

Animation of astronauts on Moon. NOVA's "Back To The Moon" looks ahead to the hoped-for dawn of a new age in lunar exploration.
© Lockheed Martin/ Courtesy of WGBH
Animation of astronauts on Moon. NOVA's "Back To The Moon" looks ahead to the hoped-for dawn of a new age in lunar exploration.

Airs Wednesday, July 10, 2019 at 8 p.m. & Sunday, July 14 at 2 p.m. on KPBS TV + Sunday, July 14 at 9 p.m. on KPBS 2

Fifty years after humans first set foot on the Moon, new scientific discoveries are fueling excitement for a return to the lunar surface — this time, perhaps, to stay.

Join the scientists and engineers working to make life on the Moon a reality on NOVA "Back To The Moon."

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