mrpicard:

ex-genius:

NEWS: Space Shuttle Enterprise completes historic flyover of New York City on the back of a modified 747 before delivery to the intrepid museum. This is totally an actual photograph of what actually happened. 

I am so glad I’m not the only one who thought of this

mrpicard:

ex-genius:

NEWS: Space Shuttle Enterprise completes historic flyover of New York City on the back of a modified 747 before delivery to the intrepid museum. This is totally an actual photograph of what actually happened. 

I am so glad I’m not the only one who thought of this

Discovery Landing RIGHT up the street from me!

Discovery Landing RIGHT up the street from me!

The Discovery just flew over my office! Watch the landing live here!
Live blog: Atlantis shuttle poised for final liftoff

http://news.blogs.cnn.com/2011/07/08/live-blog-atlantis-shuttle-poised-for-final-liftoff/?hpt=hp_c1

It’s the end of the Space Program as we’ve known it. Once the space race ended, there wasn’t really the political drive for the space program anymore. It needs to be privatized so that way the Government doesn’t need to spend the money. Also we can look forward to all the planets names being changed to corporate sponsered ones like the Jiffy Lube Asteroid Belt or the Viagra Nebula!

The Last Launch of Endeavour Was Perfect

Another bittersweet day for the American space program: After having a delicious breakfast astronauts launched aboard the space shuttle Endeavour, her last flight ever and the penultimate flight for the shuttle program. Watch the video here. More »

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