My memories of the loss of the Space Shuttle Columbia and the other NASA disasters earlier this week.… Read More 13 years.
I’m watching NASA coverage right now on my computer of Discovery‘s final landing and can’t believe this part of the space program is now over. I have been lucky to see a few shuttle launches in my life and have actually seen Discovery herself launch into space multiple times, including the last launch back in February… Read More Discovery’s Final Landing
Note: If we are personal facebook friends, you’ll have already seen these videos since I shared them to my personal account. However, they were important to me, so I decided to blog about them. After watching the last shuttle launch ever a few weeks ago, Adrian and I have felt a bit nostalgic about space… Read More Space, the final frontier…
I saw my first space shuttle launch while a freshman in college, at Cocoa Beach with a close friend on March 8, 2001 – Discovery. My second was on June 5, 2002, from my college dorm apartment while on the phone with my mom – Endeavour. My third launch was Columbia, with my then-boyfriend (now… Read More Godspeed, Atlantis – the final space shuttle launch and the end of an era