Every weekday, Sci-Fi 5 brings you five minutes of science fiction history. Our panel of hosts explore the creators and backgrounds of your favorite pop-culture stories! Brought to you by Roddenberry, the first name in science fiction.
Contributing Writers: John Champion, Johnny Kolasinski, Thomas A. Kozak, Vic Sage, and Ashley Thomas.
You may know the story of the space race between the American and Soviet governments, but did you know about the third competitor? How the Duchy of Grand Fenwick bamboozled money out of the superpowers and beat them to the moon? Today you’ll hear the story of “The Mouse on the Moon” which premiered on June 17, 1963.
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Written by John Champion
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