For All Mankind explores what would have happened if the global space race had never ended. The series presents an aspirational world where NASA astronauts, engineers and their families find themselves in the center of extraordinary events seen through the prism of an alternate history timeline — a world in which the Ussr beats the US to the moon.
Season 2 picks up a decade later in 1983. It’s the height of the Cold War and tensions between the United States and the Ussr are at their peak. Ronald Reagan is President and the greater ambitions of science and space