The Rocket Equation
The Rocket Equation Breakthrough: The Ideas That Changed the World
Franklin Chang-Diaz demonstrates the energy required to launch a rocket into space.
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Breakthrough: The Ideas That Changed the World
Take a mind-blowing journey through human history, told through six iconic objects that modern people take for granted, and see how science, invention and technology built on one another to change everything. These are the secrets of how we got to our modern world.