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Calling All Rocketeers! Calling All Rocketeers!

"PROPULSION" is On the Air! 

EPISODE 02 “Pasadena”


In this Episode…

Meet young Jack Parsons and his pal Ed Forman: two dreamers and model rocket enthusiasts with a passion for blowing things up. Learn how their enthusiasm for Buck Rogers science led them to a series of lectures at Pasadena’s California Institute of Technology in the mid 1930s…

After more than 70 years, the story of Frank Malina, Jack Parsons and Caltech’s infamous “Suicide Squad” is brought to life in “PROPULSION” a 30 min. documentary produced by the fine team at BLLR Entertainment. 

Set against the backdrop of 1930s Pasadena, through WWII and into the Cold War, “PROPULSION” is the heartwarming, inspirational, and sometimes controversial tale of a group of misfits, dreamers, and mavericks, the founding of NASA’s JPL, and the Birth of Modern Rocketry.

It’s 1936. Meet the Suicide Squad…

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Calling All Rocketeers! Calling All Rocketeers!

"PROPULSION" is on the Air!

EPISODE 01: “June 17, 1952”

After more than 70 years, the story of Frank Malina, Jack Parsons and Caltech’s infamous “Suicide Squad” is brought to life in “PROPULSION” a 30 min. documentary produced by the fine team at BLLR Entertainment. 

Set against the backdrop of 1930s Pasadena, through WWII and into the Cold War, “PROPULSION” is the heartwarming, inspirational, and sometimes controversial tale of a group of misfits, dreamers, and mavericks, the founding of NASA’s JPL, and the Birth of Modern Rocketry.

It’s 1936. Meet the Suicide Squad…

twitter.com/thesuicidesquad 

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Celebrate over 40 Years of Moon Exploration! Watch the Restored Apollo 11 Moonwalk Video!

In Honor of the 44th Anniversary of the Apollo 11 Mission, we are happy to share the Restored Apollo 11 Moonwalk Video! Thanks to the team at Lowry Digital of Burbank, CA for digitizing, enhancing and cleaning up this amazing and historical footage!

Visit the Site! Watch the Video! Remember the Moment!

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