Looking back at the technology of the 1960s and 1970s, it’s amazing what humanity was able to accomplish during the golden years of the Space Race. The Apollo capsules and space shuttles understandably got most of the attention — but the gear that actually kept the astronauts alive is just as interesting.
Black holes are one of the most fascinating miracles in nature, and hold the potential promise of hopping across (or between) universes. There’s just one problem — we don’t exactly know how to actually survive traveling through a wormhole. Until now. Maybe.