Archive for the ‘Space’ Category

Last week I re-watched Apollo 13 with my friend who had never seen it. When Apollo 13 came out in 1995, my parents were happy to take their daughter to see it in the theater. I mean when I was still writing letters to Santa Claus, one of the things I wanted more than anything* […]


Gorgeous! I’ve already packed my pressurized suit, and started saving my pennies to help build the rotating spaceship we’ll need to ensure we don’t pee out our bones (Bill Nye told me so). While it may be some time (especially financially, poor NASA is broke) before humans are able to foray to the red planet, […]


Why so curious?

06Aug12

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mGZQ3dZqR44

Preview narrated by William Shatner and Wil Wheaton.


Today was supposed to witness theĀ inauguralĀ launch for the independent interstellar (well hopefully one day) carrier, SpaceX.Unfortunately, safety took a front seat, and the unmanned rocket, which was going to be the first non-governmental group to send supplies to the International Space Station, was grounded due to unusually high pressure in one of Falcon 9’s engines. […]