Ascension season 1, episode 1 airs tonight on SyFy.
In 1963, a special mission was launched to save mankind. In 2014, the mission has gone too far.
In 1963, the U.S. government launched a covert space mission sending hundreds of men, women and children on a century-long voyage aboard the starship Ascension to populate a new world. Nearly 50 years into the journey, as they approach the point of no return, a mysterious murder of a young woman causes the ship’s population to question the true nature of their mission.
Ascension season 1, episode 1 airs Dec. 15 at 8 p.m. EST on SyFy.