Robert (Rob) Godwin

Robert Godwin is the owner and founder of Apogee Space Books. He was the Space Curator at the Canadian Air & Space Museum in Toronto and has written or edited almost 200 books including the award winning series "The NASA Mission Reports". Robert has appeared on dozens of radio and television programs in Canada, the USA and England including CNN, the CBC, the BBC, CBS, Discovery Channel, HIstory Channel and MTV. He produced the first ever virtual reality panoramas of the Apollo lunar surface photography and the first multi-camera angle movie of the Apollo 11 moonwalk. For his contributions to the field of Near Earth Asteroids the IAU named a main belt asteroid "4252 Godwin". In 2015 his paper on William Leitch introduced a new name to the history of space exploration. 


Broadcast 2841 Rob Godwin

Guest:  Rob Godwin; Topics:  Rob's new book, "William Leitch: Presbyterian Scientist & The Concept of Rocket Space Flight 1854-1864," early rocketry history, the church & science.  Please direct all comments and questions regarding specific Space Show programs & guest(s) to the Space Show blog which is part of archived program on our website,  Comments and questions should be relevant to the specific Space Show program.

Broadcast 2314 (Special Edition)

Guest: Robert (Rob) Godwin. Topics: We discussed the new ApogeePrime book "2001: The Heritage And Legacy Of The Space Odyssey" & more. Please direct all comments and questions regarding Space Show programs/guest(s) to the Space Show blog, Comments and questions should be relevant to the specific Space Show program. Written Transcripts of Space Show programs are a violation of our copyright and are not permitted without prior written consent, even if for your own use.

Broadcast 855 (Special Edition)

Guest: Robert Godwin. Robert Godwin, owner of Apogee Books, was the guest for this Space Show program. Mr. Godwin just released his own new book through Apogee, "The Lunar Exploration Scrapbook: A Pictorial History of Lunar Vehicles." During the show, Rob explained how he found and researched the color plates now found on every page of this book. He also told listeners about his motivation for compiling these images and writing this book. Rob and I signaled out a few images to discuss in detail during the program.

Broadcast 360 (Special Edition)

Rob Godwin of Apogee Books returned to The Space Show for this special program. We began the interview with Rob by discussing the Apogee new science fiction publication which is the original and authentic sequel to the H.G. Wells "War of the Worlds," "Edison's Conquest of Mars" by Garrett Putnam Serviss. This book is only available at the Apogee website, In addition to discussing the book, its fine art work and great story, Mr.

Broadcast 229 (Special Edition) Rob (Robert) Godwin

Robert (Rob) Godwin of CG Publishing, Inc. and Apogee Books was the guest on this edition of The Space Show. Mr. Godwin discussed his latest book, "Mars: The NASA Mission Reports, Vol. 2" as well as Volume 1. While discussing Volume 2, he talked about the special interview with Warner Von Braun, the double-sided DVD that comes with the book, the Mars rovers Spirit and Opportunity, and much more. We also talked about the full line of space books published by Apogee Books as well as upcoming books, including one where the authors will soon be on The Space Show.


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