Broadcast Quotes (2 quotes)
All of the books in the world contain no more information than is broadcast as video in a single large American city in a single year. Not all bits have equal value.
It will be possible in a few more years to build radio controlled rockets which can be steered into such orbits beyond the limits of the atmosphere and left to broadcast scientific information back to the Earth. A little later, manned rockets will be able to make similar flights with sufficient excess power to break the orbit and return to Earth. (1945) [Predicting communications satellites.]