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From Bicycles to Spaceships (VIDEO)

05/20/2015 05:10 pm ET | Updated May 20, 2016

Burt Rutan, the legendary aerospace engineer and designer of the Ansari XPRIZE-winning SpaceShipOne, explains how the achievement a couple of bicycle shop owners (Orville and Wilbur Wright) inspired the most significant individuals in the first century of aerospace, and how the Apollo space program in turn inspired the pioneers of today's private space industry. XPRIZE Insights is a video series that highlights the leading thinkers of our time.

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