On this date in 1975, Viking 1 left Earth for Mars, the lander becoming the first spacecraft to successfully land on Mars. Our clip today is from the launch, some beautiful 35mm film shot by the Air Force, with commentary from Dave Mohr. From our Liftoff 2-DVD set.
Welcome to our Friday quiz! I’m not sure of the difficulty on this one, it is hard to decide. I thought it was fairly easy, and I backed off some of the clues from the first draft. Looking forward to seeing the results! This quiz will be available, but prize eligibility will end on Sunday at midnight US EDT. This quiz, one prize: (drawn from … Read More