UFO Conjectures

Monday, April 23, 2012

The Weekly Reader -- 1957, 1958 -- about the Final Frontier!

Jose Caravaca sent me some images of articles by J. Allen Hynek for the school publication, The Weekly Reader....1957 and 1958.

Rather than import all the pages, here's the link Jose provided, which is about space and space travel, not only Hynek's material. I thought some of you might be nostalgically interested.

Click HERE


  • Brings back the memories of scientific "innocence" back in elementary/primary school days.

    Hynek's explanation about the need to have a "space station" as a jump off for manned interplanetary exploration rings so true as to the current state of manned space flight. The Orion project specifically looked at such a method to economically and realistically send a manned craft to Mars.

    The concept looked good on the Science Channel, but realistically from a monetary budget...

    By Blogger Tim Hebert, at Monday, April 23, 2012  

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