On This Day — 22 May
Posted on: Mon 22 May 2017
On this day in 1949, the first sounding rocket was developed in the United States.
What’s a sounding rocket you ask? Breakfast producer Henry Wilson joined Jennie Lenman to talk about this development and more incredible events that happened on this day in history.
Produced by Henry Wilson.
Image source: Benson Kua (CC BY-SA 2.0)