Course Details

720: The Space Race and the Future of Space Travel

July 13-15, 2020
9:45 AM - 11:15 AM

This course will present the space race between the two world powers from World War II to the plan of going to Mars. We will look at the people, the equipment, and the missions, as well as the players involved in the future of space travel.


Class Format: Lecture

Hours of Reading: No reading

Study Group Leader(s):

Christian Godart
Christian Godart is an historian and docent at Smithsonian Air and Space Museum.