When Weather Changed History (2008): S01E01 – The Challenger Disaster


When Weather Changed History was an American documentary television series that was shown The Weather Channel from 2008 to 2009. It chronicles major events in history and the effect weather had on them.

Also known as When Weather Makes History (working title, US).


A look at how cold weather may have played a factor in the Space Shuttle Challenger disaster, which disintegrated shortly after take-off in 1986.

When Weather Changed History Series

You can find a full index and overview of When Weather Changed History here.

Production & Filming Details

  • Release Date: 06 January 2008.
  • Rating: Unknown.
  • Running Time: 60 minutes (per episode).
  • Country: US.
  • Language: English.

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