Yesterday evening at the clock of 10 to 12, for the third time in a row a terrible sign was seen in the sky, coming from the south moving to the north, it was so long that the beginning nor the end could be seen, a broad stripe of red, black, white and blue colors, which showed itself to the horror of everyone, even more threatening than the comet which has shown itself before.
20 May 1959, Prof. Nikolai Barabasjow about the color of the moon.
MOSCOW (Rtr) - The moon is not uniform in color, as some scholars believe, but there are red, brown, yellow, green, blue and other shades, according Prof. Nikolai Barabasjow, director of the astronomical observatory of Charkof. The Russian professor also rejects the theory that the moon surface would be covered with volcanic ash and cosmic dust. According to him, on the lunar surface, there is a layer of grit and rock some centimeters thick.
9 January 1930, Ludwig Ocenasek prepares for serious space flight.
Prague, January 5 - For already two years the electrical engineer Ludwig Orenasek has been working on a rocket, with which he wants to undertake a flight into space. Similar to the German scholar Oberth, who, like himself, is a member of the German club "Rakette" and he keeps an eye of everything that is going on abroad in this area.