Lecture 1: History of Rocketry and the American Space Program . Marat Kulakhmetov. We choose to go to the moon and do the other things n ot because they are easy but because they are hard. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g25G1M4EXrQ. The Origins.
Lecture 1: History of Rocketry and the American Space Program
April 12, 1961
October 4, 1957
Russia, Europe, and Japan
higher orbit a few times each