NASA 'hallowed ground' sets the stage for NatGeo's 'The Right Stuff'
And it was a decade ago Mercury Mission Control was demolished. But come Friday (Oct. 9), all three historic facilities will return to their former glory in "The Right Stuff," National Geographic's new series streaming on Disney+. Related: 'The Right Stuff' cast debuts 1st clip from NatGeo, Disney+ seriesColin O'Donoghue, portraying astronaut Gordon Cooper, films with a Mercury spacecraft mockup for National Geographic's "The Right Stuff." National Geographic's "The Right Stuff" recreated the simulator that was used to train the Mercury astronauts. (Image credit: Disney+)The Cape Canaveral building that housed the real Mercury Mission Control was destroyed in 2010 due environmental concerns.space.com