The Kings of America

Was George Washington King George III? How much do you really know about the “first” president of the United States? Did you know that he was actually the 15th president? There were 14 other presidents that came before him that were the head of something called the Continental Congress. The first president of what we would think of like the early United States was actually … Continue reading The Kings of America

Jack Parsons

Marvel Whiteside “Jack” Parsons was an American rocket engineer and rocket propulsion researcher, chemist, and Thelemite occultist. Associated with the California Institute of Technology, Parsons was one of the principal founders of both the Jet Propulsion Laboratory and the Aerojet Engineering Corporation. The predecessor to NASA was a young talented rocket scientist, Jack Parsons. Werner von Braun claimed it was the self-taught Parsons, not himself, … Continue reading Jack Parsons