I will always wonder what it was like to huddle around a shortwave radio and through the crackling static from space hear the faint beeps of the world’s first satellite — Sputnik. I also missed watching Neil Armstrong step foot on the moon and the first space shuttle take off for the stars. Those events were way before my time.
As a kid, I was fascinated with what goes on in the sky, and when NASA pulled the plug on the shuttle program I was heartbroken. Yet the privatized space race has renewed my childhood dreams to reach for the stars.… Seguir leyendo »