There’s a second hero on the launch team of Apollo 12’s Mission Control.
Apollo 12 was struck by lightning 37 seconds after liftoff. That you know. 1,170 more words
The first American to walk in space, Edward Higgins “Ed” White, was born on November 14th 1930, in San Antonio, Texas.
The son of a distinguished USAF major general, it was probably obvious from an early age that flying would figure big in his career, and after graduating from West Point in 1952 he joined the Air Force as a 2nd Lieutenant. 238 more words
Every night as we look up we see that familiar sight of the celestial body that orbits our Earth. We call it the moon, that is 22000 miles from Earth the object influences many romantic tales, mysteries and even studies that indicates the moon have an influence on our behavior. 512 more words