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The Man and the Challenge 

Dr. Glenn Barton is a scientist, explorer, and all around adventurer which makes him perfect for the assignments, on which the government sends him. Whether it's testing space equipment or attempting rescues, his quick wits generally save the day.
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George Nader ...  Dr. Glenn Barton 36 episodes, 1959-1960
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Dr. Glenn Barton is a scientist, explorer, and all around adventurer which makes him perfect for the assignments, on which the government sends him. Whether it's testing space equipment or attempting rescues, his quick wits generally save the day.

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English

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12 September 1959 (USA) See more »

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El desafío del hombre See more »

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(36 episodes)

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Mono (Westrex Recording System)

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1.33 : 1
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A Remembrance for George Nader - 1921-2002
14 February 2002 | by gator-28See all my reviews

With the death of GEORGE NADER, on 4 February 2002, I thought of this most interesting program, which even though it had only a short run, was a tremendous idea with good story lines throughout. Generally unseen for over 40+ years it would be worth viewing again. The opening credits showed many differing images, one of which was a snippit of COLONEL JOHN PAUL STAPP, riding his famed rocket sled, at the point where he was often referred to as "The Fastest Man Alive".


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