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Apollo 8

Museum of Science & Industry

Chicago, IL

A new poem

After quite a few years away, I’ve returned to working on my series of poems inspired by NASA’s Apollo space program. (Also inspired by Mercury and Gemini, of course!)  Lots of interesting U.S. 255 more words

TIAM Saturday March 14th

Happy Pi Day! Which in St. Louis is also area code day! Plus, it’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade Day in St. Louis and Cottleville. This morning we talked with Grand Marshal Charlie Brennan about the downtown parade and Y98’s Jill Devine about the Cotttleville event. 130 more words

Heard On

NASA shares new look at the far side of the Moon

This weekend NASA released a video of planet Earth and the Moon from an unusual angle.  The two-minute time-lapse clip was made using computer mapping data imagery from the… 281 more words

Pop Culture

When Judgment Trumps Skill

“A superior pilot uses his superior judgment to avoid situations which require the use of his superior skill.” — Frank Borman, commander of Apollo 8… 12 more words

Quotations

TMBP Extra: Time to leave the capsule

Today, Jan. 8, marks David Bowie’s birthday. We’ve noted Bowie’s birthday here before, purely as an afterthought in conjunction with the fact it’s also Elvis Presley’s birthday. 1,001 more words

John Lennon

A Day Late...

I was meaning to start my blog yesterday. It’s only a day late. Hopefully, the rest of my year won’t be like this.

Photography is very important to me. 172 more words

Photography