The work of engineer Alan Bond, who was inspired by the comic-book character Dan Dare to begin building rockets in his back garden as a teenager. Along with his colleagues Richard Varvill and John Scott-Scott they have designed a single-stage-to-orbit spacecraft — Skylon.
Posts: 148 From: Wales, UK Registered: Dec 2004
posted 09-06-2012 01:47 PM
Thanks for the heads up - Definitely worth a look!