Monthly Archives: October 2012

Watch for the Soyuz to dock With ISS and Dragon to Undock This Week

From:  CBC News The Russian Soyuz spacecraft is scheduled to dock with the International Space Station at 8:30 a.m. ET Thursday. Two Russian flight engineers and one American are aboard: Oleg Novitskiy, Evgeny Tarelkin and Kevin Ford. They will join … Continue reading

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Prepare Yourself for Space Travel Part 2

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So, you’re on your way. You have a pretty good idea that this will take your A Game in every respect. Do you have the ‘Right Stuff’ though? What about the means?  How do you fit into a team as … Continue reading

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Prepare Yourself for Space Travel Part 1

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When your chance to travel off-world arrives, will you be ready?  Have you thought of the time when it will be possible for you to go out there?  It’s probably going to be a little more challenging to travel off-world … Continue reading

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Space Science in Mainstream Conference

You Know You’re Getting There When…  A major, mainstream organization invites you to present at their Conference! From:  Citizens in Space Citizens in Space to Present at American Geophysical Union Citizens in Space, a project of the United States Rocket … Continue reading

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Press Release – Interesting Timing or Business as Usual?

First heard while perusing the Citizens in Space site, I went looking for the info directly.  The suspicion on ‘Citizens’ was that this press release came under the radar during excitement from the Dragon Launch, etc. earlier this month.  While … Continue reading

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Still Haven’t Found What You’re Looking For?

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Reckon you’re more of a scientist/geeky type? Perhaps you are a good moo-baa working in a 9 to 5 or serve on the home-front, yet feel trapped, yearning to discover something that is forever known by [enter your name here]. … Continue reading

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Help Save Star Trek the Next Generation

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Are you a Trek Fan?  You could help ‘save’ a Trek Bridge. An interesting team has gathered together to save and restore the ‘Bridge’ of the Starship Enterprise as seen in “Star Trek the Next Generation.” “This is an ongoing … Continue reading

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Orionid Meteor Shower

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About once a month, there is an official ‘meteor shower’ and this month, the Orionid meteor shower peaks between October 20th and 21st (tonight). This is a good time to have one because the moon, though waxing (increasing in brightness … Continue reading

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Art, Space, Space Art & Project Hermes

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I have some news for you, and it’s about as fresh as you can get! I’ve been ‘Facebook Friends’ with Robert Brand, who is from Sydney, New South Wales, for a little while now.  He recently had a wonderful idea … Continue reading

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Help Launch a Space Program

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Crowdfunding is a beautiful thing.  Skycube met their goal then they met additional ‘stretch’ goals during their campaign last month. Kevin Myrick could use a bit of that kind of marketing and press savvy right now! Introducing:  Synergy Moon, a  … Continue reading

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