Based on Lily Koppel's best-selling titular novel, which tells the real story of the women who stood beside some of the biggest heroes in American history during the height of the space race.
Did You Know?
On Friday, 11/21/14, an episode was being filmed in St. Bernard, Louisiana, (approx 10 miles south of New Orleans). See more
The characters all pronounce the Gemini program as "Gem-en-eye", whereas NASA officially used the pronunciation "Gem-en-knee". NASA's public affairs office stated it was pronounced like "Jiminy Cricket". See more