The man from Logroño who (almost) made it to the Moon

Rey Pastor. Fuente de los riojanos ilustres.

Fifty years after his death, we follow the great mathematician Julio Rey Pastor through the streets of the city where he was born. On the clearest nights, moonlight shines on the Ebro. Strangely enough, if the International Astronomical Union hadn’t said no, there would be a name from Logroño up there. This was the wish […]