George Dyson tells the amazing story of Project Orion, a massive, nuclear-powered spacecraft that could have taken us to Saturn in five years. With a priceless insider’s perspective and a cache of documents, photos and film, Dyson brings this dusty Atomic Age dream to vivid life.


  1. #1 MikeB
    February 18, 2008

    Of course anyone whose read Stephen Baxter’s ‘Voyage’ will remember what happened to ‘Nerva’ and stand well away…