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A Tribute to Neil Armstrong

by on Aug.29, 2012, under People

Neil Armstrong (NASA)

When I was a child, the Apollo Moon landings excited and inspired me. I was heart broken when I found out that the UK did not have a manned space program. Still that early inspiration set me on a career in engineering and a life long fascination with space exploration. So it was with great […]

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Tonight’s Moon Brightest for Seven Years

by on Jan.11, 2009, under Around the Solar System

The Moon

The night of Sunday the 11th January 2009 will be the brightest Moon of the year. This full Moon will be only slightly dimmer than the one on 19th December 2008. This will be the last chance to see such a glorious sight for seven years. The Moon does not follow a circular path around […]

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Does Obama Want the Moon?

by on Dec.18, 2008, under Around the Solar System, Politics

The Moon

Reports of a public row between NASA administrator Mike Griffin and Lori Garver, a member of Barack Obama’s transition team, has reignited speculation on the future of NASA’s manned Moon mission. The Orlando Sentinel reported a “heated” 40-minute conversation between a “red-faced” Griffin and Garver at a book-publication party at NASA headquarters last week According […]

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