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Space and Spaghetti...

In July 1969, my parents loaded the family into the Ford Galaxy and made the drive from New Jersey to Florida to watch the Apollo 11 launch at Cape Kennedy.  350 more words

Hidden Figures

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Many years ago, I had an opportunity to visit the Kennedy Space Center at Cape Canaveral, Florida.  One of their exhibits was (and still is) a recreation of the  910 more words


Geeky Talk's Weekly Hype

It’s Monday and that means another week filled with geek. This week most of the hype seems to have something to do with space except for the new season of… 738 more words


The Thrilling Story of the First Time Astronauts Left Earth's Orbit

When the history of human space flight in the 20th century is finally, fully written, it will not be the triumphant lunar landing of Apollo 11… 2,010 more words

David's Diary - December 16, 1968

Monday, December 16, 1968

Debby 4 months old.

Up after 9 today. We had breakfast—Bonnie was feeling lousy. I worked on my Greek paper, did the pastoral Christmas letter; stopped at about 2 to fix lunch. 1,036 more words


Apollo 8

A book making some buzz for May is APOLLO 8 : THE THRILLING STORY OF THE FIRST MISSION TO THE MOON by Jeffrey Kluger. While we are probably all familiar with the terrifying story of Apollo 13, the very first mission to the moon has not been well documented. 214 more words