From the Vault: To The Escape Pod!


Space capsule painting by Anton Brzezinsk Forrest J. Ackerman Collection/CORBIS

Ever wanted to climb into the safe, metal womb of an escape pod and blast yourself free of this doomed vessel called life? Sure you have, but in the meantime consider some of the real-life air, space and terrestrial escape capsules that humans have envisioned over the years. Robert Lamb and Joe McCormick tell you all about it in this episode of the Stuff to Blow Your Mind podcast. (Originally published Nov. 24, 2016)

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Topics in this Podcast: From the Vault, space exploration, Aircraft