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Great Minds: Sergei Korolev, The Chief Designer

Most people have never heard of him. But Soviet scientist Sergei Korolev quietly developed the revolutionary rocket technology that we still use today.

Host: Reid Reimers
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Sources:

http://www.nmspacemuseum.org/halloffame/detail.php?id=15

http://www.esa.int/About_Us/Welcome_to_ESA/ESA_history/50_years_of_humans_in_space/Sergei_Korolev_Father_of_the_Soviet_Union_s_success_in_space

http://www.theguardian.com/science/2011/mar/13/yuri-gagarin-first-space-korolev

http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/science-technology-and-society/sts-471j-engineering-apollo-the-moon-project-as-a-complex-system-spring-2007/readings/soviet_mand_lunr.pdf

http://www.space.com/11322-yuri-gagarin-1st-human-spaceflight-infographic.html

http://www.astronautix.com/astros/korolev.htm

http://www.ispyspace.com/Sputniks_1_2.html

http://www.energia.ru/english/energia/launchers/rocket-r7.html

http://www.nbcnews.com/id/18620550/ns/technology_and_science-space/t/tale-two-rockets-happy-ending/#.VLhIrYrF9Hg

http://www.astronautix.com/lvs/r7.htm

http://history.nasa.gov/sputnik/korolev.jpg

Images & Video:

http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Category:R-7_(rocket)#mediaviewer/File:GPN-2002-000184.png

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sergei_Korolev#mediaviewer/File:SKorolow.jpg

http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/9/96/%D0%9C%D0%BE%D0%BB%D0%BE%D0%B4%D0%BE%D0%B9_%D0%9A%D0%BE%D1%80%D0%BE%D0%BB%D1%91%D0%B2.jpg

http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/5/5b/Kiev_Polytechnic_early-20c.jpg

https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/d/d2/V.M._Doroshevich-Sakhalin._Part_I._Prisoners_on_Steamship_of_Voluntary_Fleet.png

https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/d/de/V-2_Rocket_On_Meillerwagen.jpg

http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:R-7_vostok.jpg

http://apod.nasa.gov/apod/image/0510/tma2_nasa.jpg

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/V-2_rocket#mediaviewer/File:Bumper8_launch-GPN-2000-000613.jpg

https://archive.org/details/SergejKorolyovTheFirstSatelliteInSpace

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