Bonus episode: That just isn’t how you land on the moon without crashing

Bonus episode: That just isn’t how you land on the moon with...

Stereo Chemistry

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Fifty years ago this week, an explosion on the Apollo 13 moon mission stranded three astronauts hundreds of thousands of miles from home. You probably know that Jim Lovell, Ken Mattingly, and Jack Swigert made it home safely (pictured). You may not know the chemist behind the rocket engine that saved them, which began its life as an apparatus for measuring chemical reaction rates. This bonus episode of Stereo Chemistry tells the story of the engi...Read More
Fifty years ago this week, an explosion on the Apollo 13 moon mission stranded three astro...Read More