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Arts Podcast

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Arts, Performing Arts

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The Zambians who dreamed of space travel

February 3rd, 2016

Episode 2631 of 3777 episodes

In 1964, the newly independent nation of Zambia began a space program, with the aim of putting the first African on the moon. The short-lived and largely forgotten space program is the inspiration for Spanish photographer Cristina de Middel's exhibition and book, The Afronauts.

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