The BEST Episodes of For All Mankind
Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!
Last Updated: Oct 15, 2021
Network: Apple TV+
The depiction of an 'alternate history' of the global space race after the USSR succeeds in achieving the first manned Moon landing.
#1 - The Grey
Season 2 - Episode 10 - Aired Apr 23, 2021
Season finale. Tensions between the U.S. and the Soviet Union reach an all-time high on the moon, throwing multiple missions into jeopardy.
#2 - A City Upon a Hill
Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Dec 20, 2019
Season finale. Ed handles a trespasser. Ellen and Deke chart a new course without Mission Control.
#3 - Triage
Season 2 - Episode 9 - Aired Apr 16, 2021
The rivalry between American astronauts and Soviet cosmonauts intensifies as last-minute changes impact the Pathfinder mission plan.
#4 - Bent Bird
Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Dec 13, 2019
A crisis in space puts the Apollo 24 and 25 crews in peril.
#5 - Into the Abyss
Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Nov 15, 2019
Ed and the crew change Apollo 15’s landing site after lunar ice is detected.
#6 - And Here’s to You
Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired Apr 9, 2021
Gordo returns to space. Molly faces an upsetting new reality. Aleida confronts her first major hurdle at work.
#7 - Rupture
Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Dec 6, 2019
NASA preps a Jamestown relief mission, while Karen waits for news at the hospital.
#8 - Don’t Be Cruel
Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired Apr 2, 2021
Ellen is challenged by her new role. Margo’s allegiances are put to the test. Karen explores new opportunities—personally and professionally.
#9 - Pathfinder
Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired Mar 12, 2021
With a little help from Molly, Ed plans a career change—as his old Jamestown crewmates Gordo and Danielle struggle.
#10 - Hi Bob
Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Nov 29, 2019
Ed, Gordo, and Danielle struggle with an extended Jamestown mission.
#11 - Every Little Thing
Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired Feb 19, 2021
Nearly a decade later, technology and lunar exploration have taken huge strides—but a solar storm threatens the astronauts on Jamestown.
#12 - Nixon’s Women
Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Nov 1, 2019
Deke must recruit female astronauts after Russia lands a woman on the moon.
#13 - Rules of Engagement
Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired Mar 5, 2021
A dispute on the moon prompts NASA officials to consider arming astronauts. Ed’s past comes back to haunt him.
#14 - Home Again
Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Nov 22, 2019
A launchpad accident leads to delayed missions and FBI background checks.
#15 - Prime Crew
Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Nov 8, 2019
A training accident spurs a national debate about women astronauts.
#16 - Best-Laid Plans
Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired Mar 26, 2021
American astronauts and NASA leadership prepare for a new mission with unlikely partners. Ellen gets in touch with an old friend.
#17 - He Built the Saturn V
Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Nov 1, 2019
Director von Braun opposes President Nixon’s directive, with dire consequences.
#18 - The Weight
Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired Mar 19, 2021
Ed’s reckless behavior at NASA shakes the foundation of the Baldwin family. Tracy attempts to readapt to life in space.
#19 - The Bleeding Edge
Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired Feb 26, 2021
Margo must lead a seemingly impossible mission. Danielle wants to return to the moon. Gordo grapples with life on Earth.
#20 - Red Moon
Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Nov 1, 2019
NASA is in crisis as the Soviets land the first man on the moon in 1969, the beginning of an alternate history.