Let's take a nuclear-powered rocket to Saturn. George Dyson tells the amazing story of Project Orion, a massive, nuclear-powered spacecraft that could have taken us to Saturn in five years. With a priceless insider's perspective and a cache of documents, photos and film, Dyson brings this dusty Atomic Age dream to vivid life.
Friday, February 15, 2008
Project Orion talk by George Dyson
Deep Space Bombardment pointed to this video of a lecture by George Dyson at a TED (Technology, Entertainment, Design) conference: