On this episode of the Terranauts podcast we speak about a bit of recognized second of excessive drama within the Canadian house program surrounding the essential Communications Expertise Satellite tv for pc mission.
In 1976, Canada and the world have been within the midst of a telecommunications revolution. Decided to make use of satellite tv for pc communications, John Chapman led a daring effort to construct and check a satellite tv for pc that may grow to be the prototype of what we now consider as a telecommunications satellite tv for pc. However the Communications Expertise Satellite tv for pc mission virtually ended earlier than it started. Mac Evans, who was there, because the Mission Director – is right here at this time to inform us the story. Observe that that is half certainly one of a two half story.
About Terranauts season 2
This 12 months on Terranauts we’re going to supply a mixture of interviews with Terranauts, individuals who go to house on a regular basis with out leaving the planet, and we’re additionally planning common instalments of the Terranauts Information to Leaving the Planet the place we discover the historical past of humankind’s adventures off the planet.
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