Blue Sky Metropolis

Disney Sells the Space Dream

Clip: Episode 2 | 3m 16s | Video has closed captioning.

Wernher Von Braun was an ex-Nazi who helped create the rocket that bombed Great Britain. His knowhow would be used in the United States in service of the space race; his background swept under the rug. Alongside Walt Disney and his Tomorrowland, Von Braun, now dubbed the “Father of the American Space program,” the two would ignite a fervor for the great beyond.

Aired: 08/01/19

Rating: TV-PG

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