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The First Men on the Moon & the Development of the First Re-Useable Spacecraft: Tim Parrott

"The first part of this course will focus on the technological revolution (driven by the Cold War) which culminated in the first Moon landing. We will then turn to the achievements of the Space Shuttle program, most notably the launch, repair and servicing missions to the Hubble Space Telescope. "

Tutor: Tim Parrott

"Tim Parrott, who took his degree at Cambridge, has been teaching short courses in popular science to adults for many years. He is especially keen to engage those with little or no prior knowledge. "