Imaginary scenes from the 1960s Zambian space program

In 1964, a Zambian grade-school science teacher single-handedly, and unilaterally, created a space program for his country. The program involved rolling aspiring astronauts down a hill in a barrel and clipping their rope-swings at the height of their arc to simulate weightlessness. He claimed his country would not… » 4/23/12 10:25am 4/23/12 10:25am