StoryCorps: Eyes on the Stars—Ron McNair—“But First, He Was a Kid with Big Dreams…”
On January 28, 1986, NASA Challenger mission STS-51-L ended in tragedy when the shuttle exploded 73 seconds after takeoff. On board was physicist Ronald E. McNair, who was the second African American to enter space. But first, he was a kid with big dreams in Lake City, South Carolina. View the animation.
Funding Provided by:Corporation for Public BroadcastingNational Endowment for the ArtsIn partnership with POV.Directed by: The Rauch Brothers
Art Direction: Bill Wray
Producers: Lizzie Jacobs & Mike Rauch
Animation: Tim Rauch
Audio Produced by: Michael Garofalo
Label: The Kora Records
Publisher: House of Hassle
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