50 Years of Human Spaceflight

50 Years of Human Spaceflight

October 9, 2012

In 1961 the Russians put pilot Yuri Gagarin into space. Now 50 years later more than 500 people have been launched into space and 14 people have walked on the moon. This infographic illustrates the exploration of space over the last 50 years and pin points key missions and space vehicles. Go ahead and explore. […]

Total Lunar Eclipse

Total Lunar Eclipse

September 19, 2012

Tomorrow, Saturday December 10th, marks the last total lunar eclipse until 2014. The eclipse can be viewed from Alaska, northern Canada, Australia, New Zealand, central Asia and eastern Asia. Don’t be alarmed if you wake up tomorrow morning to see a bright red, super-sized moon! Source

From Kennedy to Obama The Dream of Manned  Space Exploration

From Kennedy to Obama The Dream of Manned Space Exploration

May 9, 2012

“One small step for man, one giant leap for mankind.” Whether we were around to hear that quote uttered or whether we just remember it from our history books, taking the first steps on the moon were groundbreaking and huge. Many thought President Kennedy was crazy when he said we could land a man on […]