Beowabbit (beowabbit) wrote,

A couple of links

First, Scott Furtaw has pages memorializing the astronauts and cosmonauts who died in the service of the space programs at It hasn't been updated for the Columbia crew yet, but I'm sure it will be. The couple paragraphs about Soyuz 1 are interesting.

Second, Man Conquers Space is an Australian (largely CGI and low-budget) movie in progress that posits an earlier and more ambitious US space program, in the form of a documentary using "contemporary" footage of things like a landing on Mars in 1968. It's not done (and I'm not sure it will be), but they have a pretty cool if short teaser.


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