Wernher von Braun

Rocket scientist.

Dr. Werner von Braun

[tory.msfc.nasa.gov/vonbraun/bio.html">NASA bio] tory.nasa.gov/sputnik/braun.html">longer NASA bio]

tory.msfc.nasa.gov/vonbraun/index.html">von Braun page at Marshall Space Flight Center contains letters, recollections, photos and more.

tone.army.mil/history/vonbraun/welcome.html">US Army site (bio, photos)

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References in film

Wernher von Braun Center for Advanced Research (Brazil)

Books and writings

Famous quotes: “Research is what I’m doing when I don’t know what I’m doing.” [more]

Photographs and video

Dr. Werner von Braun

Designing a rocket,” short film

tory.msfc.nasa.gov/vonbraun/photo.html">NASA photos

Corbis photo: Dr. von Braun speaking with Professor Hermann Oberth, 1959, Frankfurt, Germany

Articles and information

Von Braun’s Secret” by Richard C. Hoagland (great photos)

Von Braun and History” by John H. Lienhard

Carol Rosin interview

Research papers sold


For further reading

First published on February 19th, 2009 at 12:02 pm (EST) and last modified on February 19th, 2009 at 12:20 pm (EST).