- Publisher: Popular Science
- Editor: Corinne Iozzio
- Published: July 14, 2021
Robert Goddard, the father of rocketry, published a story in November 1929 in Popular Science that described his improvements to solar-thermal power, claiming that the tech would soon generate enough electricity for everyone. Unfortunately, coal got in the way. Check out the full story in Popular Science‘s Summer Edition, Heat.
Many thanks to Corinne Iozzio, Popular Science’s Editor in Chief.