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Every weekday, your Sci-Fi 5 brings you five minutes of science fiction history. Our panel of hosts present the background stories and details about the creators and context around the stories you love. Brought to you by Roddenberry, the first name in science fiction.

Apr 15, 2021

The first generation of Star Wars fans had their imaginations fired up for space travel and robotics with their favorite movie. In April of 1979, C-3PO and R2-D2 became the stars and teachers in a real-world science book that challenged kids with complex ideas about gravity, lasers, space exploration and the vastness of our galaxy.

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