Tag: Space

50 years of space exploration in the bag

The National Aeronautics and Space Administration officially hits the half-century mark on Tuesday, July 29 – celebrating 50 years of shooting stuff into orbit (among other notable achievements)!
(via Wired)

Space Holiday

Let’s go away for a while
You and I
To a strange and distant land
Where they speak no word of truth
But we don’t understand anyway
Apparently by 2012, those “lucky” people with $4 million laying around will be able to spend 3 days in space in the world’s first space hotel. Galactic Suite highlights: “During that time …