The Birth of the Modern Rocket

Check out this fantastic piece from Popular Mechanics, readers! Shooting at the Moon: The Pioneering Rocketry of Robert Goddard In 1929, Popular Mechanics covered the explosive work of Robert Goddard. His liquid propellant-fueled rocket, the first of its kind, carved a path to the stars. BY JOHN BRADY MAR 16, 2021 In the December 1929 issue, … Continue reading The Birth of the Modern Rocket

Starman’s – Nope, Wait, That was an Andre Norton Title….

You can tell the holiday crunch is getting to this author, can’t you, readers? I no longer have the energy to come up with suitably witty post titles for the Flotsam ‘n’ Jetsam category. This article was nearly named for one of Andre Norton’s novels!!! Apparently SpaceX decided to have a little fun while doing … Continue reading Starman’s – Nope, Wait, That was an Andre Norton Title….