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First, Best Images of Pluto | NASA

First, Best Images of Pluto | NASA

NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft has sent back the first in a series of the sharpest views of Pluto it obtained during its July flyby – and the best close-ups of Pluto that humans may see for decades. Surreal.  It is difficult for my mind to […]

Gojira

Gojira

“Godzilla does not feel emotion…Godzilla is emotion” I imagine that you find this ridiculous.  Far from it.  This documentary from the BBC begins with the birth of the Godzilla phenomenon as an embodiment of the collective  anxiety, helplessness and rage of the Japanese people after WWII. […]

We come in peace

We come in peace

Moon Landing: July 20, 1969.  No other act of human exploration ever laid a plaque saying, “We come in peace for all Mankind” -Neil deGrasse Tyson 7/20/2013 – Twitter

Tiny Pea | Neil Armstrong

Tiny Pea | Neil Armstrong

Today is the anniversary of the moon landing.  In the year 2012, Neil Armstrong passed away. Let’s take a moment today to remember Neil Armstrong and all of his accomplishments. Related articles With Neil Armstrong gone, how will moonshots be remembered? (nbcnews.com)

One small step for a man

One small step for a man

One great leap for mankind.  July 21, 1969.  Men walk on the moon. Apollo 11 was the spaceflight that landed the first humans on the Moon, Americans Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin, on July 20, 1969, at 20:18 UTC. Armstrong became the first human to step onto the lunar surface six hours later on […]

The Eagle has landed

The Eagle has landed

July 20, 1969,  historic Apollo 11 lunar landing.  The day Earth became tiny. See more The Best Space Images Ever Were Taken by Apollo Astronauts With Hasselblad Cameras Great, iconic, photos from Apollo 11 mission.  Unless you are a photo geek, ignore the text.  If you […]

Apollo 11, The Eagle

Apollo 11, The Eagle

On July 16, 1969, an event that captivated the world.  Apollo 11 launched the first mission that landed humans on the moon. The primary objective of Apollo 11 was to complete a national goal set by President John F. Kennedy on May 25, 1961: perform […]

Simple understanding

Simple understanding

If you can’t explain it simply, you don’t understand it well enough.  ~Einstein


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