Space Exploration in 1920: In Honor of the SpaceX Falcon Heavy Launch – PDT3K – Science History

It’s Valentine’s Day, and this is a valentine to humanity, sort of. In honor of last week’s Falcon Heavy Launch by SpaceX, we’re reading a space exploration article from 1920. What was it like to imagine reaching space at such an early date? Let’s found out together in this episode of Public Domain Theater 3000.

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