Host Michio Kaku discusses Wernher von Braun, science and modern warfare with his guest: Michael Neufeld, Curator at the Smithsonian Air & Space Museum.
Michael Neufeld has written a book, Von Braun: Dreamer of Space, Engineer of War. Chief rocket engineer of the Third Reich and one of the fathers of the U.S. space program, Wernher von Braun is a source of consistent fascination.
Explorations is an hour-long radio program on science, technology, politics, and the environment. Topics covered include black holes, time travel, higher dimensions, string theory, wormholes, search for extra-terrestrial life, dark matter and dark energy, the future of space travel, genetic engineering, the aging process, the future of medicine, the human body shop, artificial intelligence, the future of computers and robots, as well as topics from science fiction.