April 16th, 2024

Storytellers Series: Rockets, Rockets, and More Rockets – The Development of Rocket Engines From the Beginning of the Space Age

Presenter: John Jennings

In order to escape Earth’s powerful gravity well, we need rockets. For a rocket to go anywhere, a rocket engine is required. Perfecting the design, construction, and launch of rocket engines has continued to this very day. Come learn about the history of liquid and electrical rocket engines, culminating with the active development of the game changing nuclear thermal rocket!

Location: Space Museum Galaxy Theater

Cost: Included with Admission