simondrax reblogged theanatomyofmelancholy

Rocket scientist Wernher von Braun died June 16, 1977.

The Anatomy of Melancholy

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He sold his soul to Satan (twice), and Von Braun lived to see his most fervent dream realized: men transported to the moon by machines of his making. But Star Wars fucking killed him.



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