Homer Hickam is a Fan of PS MagazinePosted: 2012/15/02
Homer Hickam (left) and PS writer Glen Adams. Mr. Hickam is the best selling author of among other books, “Rocket Boys”, which was made into the movie “October Skies.” “Rocket Boys” described his boyhood in the coal mining town of Coalwood, WV, where he and several friends won the national science fair competition for rocket research. Mr. Hickam served with an armor unit in Vietnam, where he became an avid fan of PS Magazine. He worked for years with NASA and now lives in Huntsville, AL, where PS is based.