Space Journal, vol. 1, no. 5, March-May 1959.

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vbas_space_journal_055_116

Title

Space Journal, vol. 1, no. 5, March-May 1959.

Description

This issue includes a statement announcing Space Journal's termination of all connections with the U.S. military and with the Rocket City Astronomical Association. At the time, commander of the Army Ballistic Missile Agency (ABMA) at Redstone Arsenal Gen. John B. Medaris was concerned that the publishers and writers, all in the employ of ABMA, were using their government positions for personal gain through the magazine. Topics covered in the issue include the dangers and feasibility of space travel, designing buildings for life on the Moon, and the existence of life elsewhere in the universe.

Date

1959

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Von Braun Astronomical Society, Huntsville, Alabama

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This item is digital only. The item was generously lent to UAH by the Von Braun Astronomical Society for digitization.

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