Human space exploration has long ago stopped being a thing that fascinates most humans, and that is a damn shame. Here to remind us all of exactly how incredible the NASA space program is, this video from Vimeo video contest finalist McLean Fahenstock showcases the tremendous drama of a space shuttle launch by putting all 135 mission on a single screen. Watch to the very end for a powerful fade out onto the square featuring the Challenger mission.

[via Kotke]