Eyes on the Stars

Category: Film & Animation, Duration: 3:17, 882961 Views. Source: YouTube, Published by StoryCorps on 2013-01-28T05:28:46.000Z 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. Funding Provided by: Corporation for Public Broadcasting National Endowment for the Arts In 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 Supervising Sound Recordist: Elaine Davenport Music: Fredrik Label: The Kora Records Publisher: House of Hassle Please tell us about your StoryCorps viewing experience: http://bit.ly/2wfcUS9