This Week in Space History- March 16th to the 22nd

Episode 417 · March 21st, 2020 · 21 mins 37 secs

About this Episode

A lot has changed in the past week. Let's catch up on what's been going on and then we'll get to some space history. From Gemini 8 to the first Orange Shuttle External Tank.

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Episode Links:

NASA Remembers Al Worden

Check Mate, Carney: An Al Worden Memory- Emily Carney

The Meditations- Marcus Aurelius

Gemini 8- NASA

SpaceX Starlink- March 2020

James Irwin- NASA Biography

Ken Mattingly- NASA Biography

Vanguard 1- NASA

Voskhod 2- Alexei Leonov Remembers

STS-3

Lucid onboard Mir

STS-76

SpaceX Falcon 1- Failure To Reach Orbit- Space.com