Tag Archives: space

Inside a Space Shuttle

http://www.launchphotography.com/Endeavour_Flight_Deck.html I found this interesting, amazing, and informative, and thought you might enjoy it too. Love, Russ

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Silly, Silly Me

He grabbed my hand and yelled, “Come see! Come see!” And excitedly pointed to our big shade tree. “Yes I see; it’s a tree” I thoughtlessly said. With wise young eyes, he sadly shook his head. “Silly Grandpa, Can’t you … Continue reading

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Friends Reunited After A Train Rides Into Space

A father sent his 4-year-old son’s toy train Stanley into space and filmed the entire adventure. The smile on his son’s face when he is reunited with Stanley is precious. http://news.yahoo.com/blogs/sideshow/father-son-launch-toy-train-space-video-222733570.html Russ

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I just saw the space shuttle Endeavor being flown over Silicon Valley headed south from what used to be called Moffett Field. It was a great moment for me. I remember the beautiful posters my then-young boys had hanging in … Continue reading

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Getting Along Just Fine

A woman in Alaska has a fairly crowded back porch. A Bald Eagle, fox, and her two cats are all sharing the space in peace. I wonder how much longer it will be until humankind can do the same? The … Continue reading

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