A Pictoral History Of Rockets

Take a journey through time as NASA traces the evolution of the rocket from 400 BCE to today.

https://www.nasa.gov/pdf/153410main_Rockets_History.pdf

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The Sounds of Space Travel

Have you always wanted to hear the banalities of space travel? You can! Follow this link to an online archive of recordings taken from NASA space missions, from Gemini to Apollo to Mercury missions, to official NASA press releases. Mundane yet remarkable stuff!

https://archive.org/details/nasaaudiocollection?&sort=-downloads&page=4 

V2 Rockets and NASA

The author talks about V2 rockets in Chapter 4 briefly. I’m going to post 3 articles that go into more depth about V2’s, the scramble for Nazi scientists post-WWII, and the scientist Wernher von Braun.

BBC: V2 the Nazi Space Rocket That Launched the Space Age

The Atlantic: Remembering the Nazi Scientist Who Built Rockets for Apollo

Business Insider: 9 Nazi Scientists Who Helped Build the American Space Program

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