Falcon 1- Flight 1, Atlantis, and Jules Verne

Episode 314 · March 24th, 2018 · 6 mins 36 secs

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Episode Links:

The von Braun and Verne connection is something I will discuss in further detail soon. Check out below in the show notes for some links and notes.

Matthew Travis has this great video on YouTube. It covers the entire flight From Kwajelein
Launch And Crash Of The First SpaceX Falcon 1 Rocket From Kwajelein

Atlantis STS-45 Video Highlights

"MR-BD is not MR-3"- This New Ocean: A History of Project Mercury

This biography of von Braun has some mention of Jules Verne.

Biography of Wernher von Braun- Marshall Space Flight Center

From the Earth to the Moon- NASA educational archival website

This is a subject I plan on exploring a bit more before too long. I like how sci-fi helped inspire older generations of scientists, just as modern sci-fi is doing the same. Check out this article on von Braun and Disney.
Article on Von Braun and Walt Disney

NASA- von Braun Biography