Konstantin Tsiolkovsky was a pioneer in space and rocket research.
Russian Physicist and Rocket Pioneer 1857-1935
Konstantin Tsiolkovsky was one of the three most import...
Konstantin Eduardovich Tsiolkovsky
Russian rocket scientist who was an early pioneer of space travel research. In the 1890s Tsiolkovsky developed Russia's first wind tunnel to test ai...
Born September 17, 1857 (Izhevskoye, Russia)
Died September 19, 1935 (Kaluga, Russia)
Russian aerospace engineer
Konstantin Tsiolkovsky (pronounced KAHN-stan-tyeen tsee-ohl-KAHV...
The Russian scientist Konstantin Eduardovich Tsiolkovsky (1857-1935) formulated the mathematical fundamentals of modern astronautics. He showed that space travel was possible only by means of rocket p...
At the age of ten, Tsiolkovsky became almost totally deaf due to scarlet fever. Consequently, he spent much time alone, but his father, recognizing his son's potential, encouraged his interests in mat...