8 minutes til launch in the meantime I’m checking out this first test flight of the Orion spacecraft via the perspective of Charles Bolden.
Martin Luther King Jr. and Nichelle Nichols had a very fortuitous encounter at an NAACP fund raising event in Beverly Hills after the first year of the Star Trek television show which changed not only her life but countless others. MLK was … Continue reading
It is well known that they did this at least in part to spread a “startling” message written by a black woman who has also expressed an unwavering commitment to “rise up”. Fictional characters in Way In The Middle of … Continue reading
The Mars Curiosity Rover has reached Mount Sharp its primary destination for exploring Martian geology. 17 years ago, Curiosity’s ancestor Sojourner became the first rover to land on another planet. A decade before Sojourner’s launch, NASA’s current leader and interplanetary history … Continue reading
Charles Bolden is currently the 4th longest tenured NASA Administrator. Although NASA has had some amazing accomplishments under his leadership, he’ll go down in history as the first human being to have his voice broadcast on the surface of Mars. … Continue reading