ASCENSION Review: Syfy’s Newest Series Goes Retro

     December 15, 2014

Imagining the Syfy pitch meeting for Ascension writes itself: “Mad Men, in spaaaaaaace!”  It’s an easy sell.  Ascension follows the crew of an American space ark, sent on a 100-year journey in the 1960s, to find and populate a new planet.  In this telling, President Kennedy …