Tonight, MPR will feature a brief biographical sketch of rocketry pioneer Wernher von Braun. In addition we will continue reading Mary Shelly’s groundbreaking science fiction novel,Frankenstein; or, The Modern Prometheus.
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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 is a link for NASA’s historical archive.
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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