Texas Monthly Talks

Astronaut Buzz Aldrin

Season 8 Episode 8 | 26m 46s

Fewer people know of Buzz Aldrin's scientific contributions to space exploration, which include docking and rendezvous technology for spacecraft, innovation in underwater training for astronauts, a master plan for missions to Mars and ongoing leadership in human space exploration by the U.S.

Aired: 12/17/09

Rating: NR

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