The Birth of Robotic Space Exploration

Nov 11, 2016

The Lunokhod rover
Credit NASA/GSFC/Arizona State University

On this episode of Our Island Universe: Find out how a Soviet lunar rover kicked off a new era of robotic space exploration.

Read more about the early Soviet Union Lunar Rover program

Shanil Virani, Director of the John C. Wells Planetarium in Harrisonburg, VA.

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