Pioneer cover

From the press release: From the moment he is handed a possibility of making the first alien contact, Saunders Maxwell decides he will do it, even if doing so takes him through hell and back.

 
Unfortunately, that is exactly where that journey takes him.

 
The vision that Zimmerman paints of vibrant human colonies on the Moon, Mars, the asteroids, and beyond, indomitably fighting the harsh lifeless environment of space to build new societies, captures perfectly the emerging space race we see today.


He also captures in Pioneer the heart of the human spirit, willing to push forward no matter the odds, no matter the cost. It is that spirit that will make the exploration of the heavens possible, forever, into the never-ending future.

 
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May 1, 2018 Zimmerman/Batchelor podcast

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2 comments

  • Kevin Jones

    Dear Mr. Zimmerman:

    I am an old math teacher and new Engineering teacher in an outstanding high school in Northern California. For years I have enjoyed your podcasts. Now my engineering students enjoy the current space engineering events that you and Mr. Batchelor constantly bring forth!

    Thank you so much for providing this wonderful service.

    Sincerely yours,

    Kevin Jones
    Math/Engineering Teacher
    Dougherty Valley High School
    San Ramon, CA

  • Kevin Jones: Thank you for the kind words. You might consider suggesting that your students read my books. It will enlighten them about the history of space, and how we got to where we are now.

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