Tag Archives: space exploration

Construction of Facilities

Old retired guys sometimes go through their photographs to relive the vicissitudes of their working lives.  So I came across this photo – almost exactly 20 years old – showing the Flight Directors for the first flight of Space Shuttle … Continue reading

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After the Barn Burned Down

We have not journeyed all this way across the centuries, across the oceans, across the mountains, across the prairies, because we are made of sugar candy. -          Sir Winston Churchill in a speech to the Canadian Parliament.  Dec 30, 1941 … Continue reading

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The coming train wreck for Commercial Human Spaceflight

There are none so blind as those who will not see Continue reading

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