Will The Moon Belong to China?

                                                                                                                                         China Moon *                                                                          Major General John K. Singlaub, USA (ret.)**                                                                                                                                                                                                  Thomas R. Spencer*** As the Space Shuttle touched down, for the very last time in Florida on July 21, 2011, one could almost hear the China National Space | Read More »

    China Lands a Probe on the Moon

    With the soft landing of a lunar probe and rover on the moon (found HERE) China became the third independent organization to do that.  Given their determination and will to continue into space, if they are successful in establishing a space station and landing a person on the moon they will be the first nation to put a person on Mars.  This is my prediction | Read More »

    Space Program: Gingrich Come Up with Ideas, while the Romney &; Santorum come with Rhetoric

    Leonard David, who is a columnist over at space.com post this video along with a column he wrote about Virgins Galactic’s bid to become the first commercial space liner service. What the ship does is it allows people to travel to the edge of space, experience a few minutes of weightlessness, and view the darkness of space and the curvature of Earth, all before gliding | Read More »

    Senator Marco Rubio Discusses NASA’s Future

    ON EVE OF FINAL SHUTTLE LAUNCH, SENATOR RUBIO DISCUSSES NASA’S FUTURE ON SENATE FLOOR Rubio: “For NASA, just like our nation, it is at its best when it is looking forward, not looking back.”   Washington, D.C. – U.S. Senator Marco Rubio spoke on the Senate floor today regarding the future of America’s space program, as the shuttle program prepares for its final mission.  The | Read More »

    Obama surrenders space to the Russians and Chinese

    I would add the Europeans to the list, but it’s Europe. According to the Orlando Sentinel: <!– /* Font Definitions */ @font-face {font-family:”Cambria Math”; panose-1:2 4 5 3 5 4 6 3 2 4; mso-font-charset:0; mso-generic-font-family:roman; mso-font-pitch:variable; mso-font-signature:-1610611985 1107304683 0 0 159 0;} @font-face {font-family:Calibri; panose-1:2 15 5 2 2 2 4 3 2 4; mso-font-charset:0; mso-generic-font-family:swiss; mso-font-pitch:variable; mso-font-signature:-1610611985 1073750139 0 0 159 0;} /* | Read More »

    “One Small Step For Man”

    May 25, 1961 President John F. Kennedy issued a challenge to America to safely land a man on the moon and return him home again before the decade was out. In the most famous line from that speech Kennedy said, “I believe that this nation should commit itself to achieving the goal, before this decade is out, of landing a man on the moon and | Read More »

    Reading McCain’s web site, Space Program

    I read today that McCain sponsored legislation authorizing funding for returning to the Moon and preparing for a manned mission to Mars, because Americans have curiosity and like exploring, and because he believes the space program helps innovation and US security. The web site also says He favors ensuring NASA’s funding is being used well. (http://www.johnmccain.com/Informing/Issues/7366faf9-d504-4abc-a889-9c08d601d8ee.htm) I’ve only seen one moon in the sky at | Read More »