News & Information

Rocket Boy

Constant Wonder
  • Oct 28, 2021 6:00 pm
  • 40:12

Homer Hickam of "October Sky" pursued big dreams in his youth, but what happened to West Virginia’s "Rocket Boy" as he grew up? Well, he moved from rockets to cannons, and from cannons to diving, NASA, and a life full of adventure. Guest: Homer Hickam, author of "Don't Blow Yourself Up: The Further True Adventures and Travails of the Rocket Boy of October Sky"