STELLAR PORTRAITS

Genre
Space
Number of episodes
4
Length
26

Astronaut Pavel Popovich became the first space spy, photographing American military facilities for Soviet intelligence. Astronaut Gregory Grechko earned the reputation of a bibliophile among his colleagues and even on his first flight brought along a book. Astronaut Sergei Krikalev lived for 20,000 hours in orbit, a world record. The history of Russian Cosmonautics is through the personal histories of its heroes.

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