Category Archives: Space!
The SpaceX failure to send Americans into space yesterday really isn’t a politics story… until it was. NYTimes (emphasis mine): At Cape Canaveral, Trump’s Search for a Heroic Narrative Is Thwarted “For President Trump, it was a chance to rewrite … Continue reading
I know I’m gonna get dragged for that headline… The WaPo has the polite one: ‘Mad’ Mike Hughes, who wanted to prove the flat-Earth theory, dies in homemade-rocket disaster The plan: Float dozens of miles high in a balloon, then … Continue reading
This is pretty great: ‘Once-in-a-lifetime’ light show on Washington Monument to mark Apollo 11. The celebration includes projecting an image of the Saturn V rocket on the Washington Monument. Saturday will be the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission. … Continue reading
Apollo 11 in Real Time: A real-time journey through the first landing on the Moon. This is so cool, fellow-nerds! It really is like reliving when we landed on the moon, minute by minute. You can join it in progress … Continue reading
For all of the money we are spending, NASA should NOT be talking about going to the Moon – We did that 50 years ago. They should be focused on the much bigger things we are doing, including Mars (of … Continue reading
Instead of news driving you to drink, how about having one for the road for Voyager 2, which is now in interstellar space!
…it’s the return trip that bums me out. Trump Wants ‘Space Force’ Added to Military as New U.S. Service President Donald Trump called for a new “Space Force” to be added to the U.S. military as an armed service separate … Continue reading
The US Senate in all of its august wisdom has installed Rep. Jim Bridenstein to be the head of NASA: “Typically, NASA administrators are chosen from within NASA’s ranks, come up through the military, or have a background in science. … Continue reading
…it’s the return trip that bums me out. (Live footage of Trump leading his Space Force) Trump floats the idea of creating a ‘Space Force’ to fight wars in space two words: Space Cadet.
…it’s the return trip that bums me out: US Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross wants to turn the moon into a gas station. pic.twitter.com/SjB6TXTRlM — CNBC (@CNBC) February 22, 2018 Living Unisom Wilbur Ross has been put in charge of “deregulating” … Continue reading