Tomorrow (Friday, 5 October) is the birthday of Robert Goddard (1882–1945), the inventor of the liquid-fueled rocket that is the basis of all modern space flight.
Here’s a grand old 18-minute NASA documentary from 1961 about Goddard’s life and work, done in the dramatic news-reel style of the day. It’s a great historical document to share with your homescholars:
What adventurous anniversaries are you marking in your homeschool this week? 😊