it’s the last frontier AND in some way the least popular frontier. A couple years of effective shuttle bus launches passed undetected. A variety of orbital science experiments didn’t excite any person. Even the Space Race wasn’t the nation-gripping drama we chose it was retroactively. Why isn’t area travel catching more creativities? Why aren’t &individuals more stired about it? And would it assist if we did a rad podcast episode about the most kickass exploits in
all of area history?
On today’s episode of The Cracked Podcast, Alex Schmidt is signed up with by’American Dad’author, Cracked legend, and prince of &all our hearts Soren Bowie for an event of deep space heroics. They’ll go into the death-defying(and often, death-receiving) bravery that’s driven years of area expedition, despite the fact that just a couple of those strong explorers ended up being well-known in the after-effects. Plus, take pleasure in an unique perk story of how the best people headed out into deep space in the kind of an area probe.
American Dad on TBS
Why 2013 Gave United States Reason to Care About Space Again(Cracked)
Dispatches From Goddamn Space &(Cracked Video)
Kennedy, Before Choosing the Moon:’I’m Not That Interested in Space'(The Atlantic)
Pence promises America will go back to the moon. The history of such pledges recommends otherwise.( The Washington Post)
> 5 Astronauts More Badass Than Any Action Movie Hero(Cracked )
5 Famous Space Missions That Almost Ended In Disaster(Cracked)
Meet the genuine ironman of spaceflight: Valery Polyakov(Ars Technica)
March 22, 1995: Longest Human Space Adventure Ends( Wired)
Farewell Neil Armstrong, the Ultimate Test Pilot(Wired )
5 Soviet Space Programs That Prove Russia Was Insane(Cracked)
5 Groundbreaking Firsts That Your History Books Lied About (Cracked)
The First Woman in Space: Valentina Tereshkova(Mental Floss)
STS-49 Mission Page(NASA )
TP-82 Cosmonaut survival handgun (Wikipedia)
Boldly, Where No Dog Had Gone Before(The New York Times)– piece about the Museum Of Jurassic Technology’s homage to Soviet area pets
Special statement: see the first-ever Cracked Podcast LIVE TOUR this spring! Get your tickets now for: Thursday April 11th– Lincoln Hall, Chicago IL and Friday April 12th– Amsterdam Bar and Hall, St. Paul MN .