Archive for Iris Chang

Episode CXXIII

Tonight, MPR will feature a biographical sketch of rocketry pioneer H. S. Tsien. In addition we will continue reading Mary Shelly’s groundbreaking science fiction novel, Frankenstein; Or, The Modern Prometheus.

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-Note: MPR neither endorses nor disputes the opinions and viewpoints expressed by any of our guests.


Below are links to a Wikipedia article about Mary Shelly, my University of Hawaii Institute for Astronomy virtual presentation, and my presentation to the 2015 Mars Society Convention.


Below are links to a short bio of H. S. Tsien, as well as links to Iris Chang’s biography.



Music was composed by Bernard Herrmann for Fahrenheit 451, copyright 1966 by Universal Pictures; and by Bernhard Kaun for Frankenstein, copyright 1931 by Universal Pictures.


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