Monthly Archives: January 2014

APOLLO 14: AMERICA PRESSES ON AFTER THE NEAR TRAGEDY OF APOLLO 13.

APOLLO 14: AMERICA PRESSES ON AFTER THE NEAR TRAGEDY OF APOLLO 13. Photo Credit: Edgar Mitchell photo of Alan Shepard on the lunar surface: CLICK for larger image and see below for information and links. “Shepard back in space…” On … Continue reading

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EYE TO THE GALAXY

EYE TO THE GALAXY Photo Credit: Paul Pichugin of the Milky Way galaxy above Karijini National Park, Western Australia. CLICK photo for larger size or see below for links and information. Here’s a new favorite of mine by Paul Pichugin … Continue reading

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2014 BEGINS THE BLACK MOON NEW YEAR: RE-POST.

2014 BEGINS THE BLACK MOON NEW YEAR: RE-POST. Photo Credit: ME, and heavily modified: CLICK photo for larger size and see below for info. Incredibly, this post hit 7000 views on my blog DanSpace77.com so apparently is on a lot … Continue reading

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REMEMBERING STS-51-L CHALLENGER AND CREW…….

REMEMBERING STS-51-L CHALLENGER AND CREW……. Space Shuttle Challenger (Mission STS-51-L); January 28, 1986. (Photo credit: NASA) “I cannot join the space program and restart my life as an astronaut, but this opportunity to connect my abilities as an educator with … Continue reading

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APOLLO-1 CREW REMEMBERED.

APOLLO-1 CREW REMEMBERED. Most enter the last week of January as any other. Days begin to get longer and thoughts of spring begin formulating so long as we can dodge a few more winter storms before then. Those of us … Continue reading

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MEET ONE OF YOUR CLOSEST NEIGHBORS; M33 TRIANGULUM GALAXY.

MEET ONE OF YOUR CLOSEST NEIGHBORS; M33 TRIANGULUM GALAXY. Photo Credit: Robert Gendler; Subaru (NAOJ): CLICK for larger image and see below for links and information. Located a very close (relatively) 3 million light years distant in the constellation Triangulum … Continue reading

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MARS ROVERS SPIRIT & OPPORTUNITY CELEBRATE 10 YEARS ON MARS.

MARS ROVERS SPIRIT & OPPORTUNITY CELEBRATE 10 YEARS ON MARS. Photo credit: NASA JPL and MER-B Opportunity. CLICK photo for larger image and see below for links and info. She’s dirty, beaten up and worn down but Mars Exploration Rover … Continue reading

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