Science Past from the issue of August 11, 1962

By Science News, 12:38 PM July 26, 2012

ONE-WAY SPACE MISSION TO THE MOON POSSIBLE — The feasibility, from a technical standpoint, of sending a man on a one-way mission to the moon without the propulsion to bring him back to earth was explored by two Bell Aerosystems Company scientists. John M. Cord, project engineer in Aerospace Preliminary Design, and Leonard M. Seale, chief of the Human Factors Section, at Textron’s Bell Aerosystems Company, Buffalo, N.Y., emphasized that they do not advocate such a mission although they believ...

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