Breakthrough: The Ideas That Changed the World

The Rocket

56:46 | #105 | TV-PG

Learn the explosive history of the rocket, from its origin in ancient China to its use as a weapon of war, and how adding hydrogen allowed it to carry astronauts to the moon.

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  • KET2: May 20, 2019 at 5:00 AM ET / May 20, 2019 at 4:00 AM CT
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First Aired: May 15, 2019