The Magical World of Disney
(TV Series) (technical advisor - 2 episodes, 1955 - 1957) (scientific advisor - 1 episode, 1955)
- Mars and Beyond
... (technical advisor - as Dr. Wernher Von Braun)
- Man in Space
... (scientific advisor - as Dr. Wernher Von Braun)
Article (as Dr. Werner von Braun), "Will Mighty Magnets Protect Voyagers to Planets?," Published in "Popular Science (USA)," January 1969, Vol. 194 No. 1, Pages 98-100, 198.
1 Biographical Movie |
1 Print Biography |
4 Portrayals |
1 Article |
Dr. Wernher Von Braun | Dr. Werner von Braun | Dr. Wernher von Braun | Prof. Wernher von Braun
6' 1" (1.85 m)
Did You Know?
It will free man from the remaining chains, the chains of gravity which still tie him to this planet. [on the meaning of space travel, quoted in Time magazine, 10 February 1958]
In 1960, his team was transferred to NASA to form the nucleus of the Marshall Space Center in Huntsville. Here he continued the development of larger rockets: the Saturn I, the Saturn IB (the rocket that launched the Apollo spacecraft in Earth orbit) and the Saturn V, the rocket that put man on the Moon.