Space Shuttle Endeavour “Flips” Before Joining ISS

On the 30 May 2020 the first crewed SpaceX Crew Dragon launched into orbit on top of a Falcon 9 rocket, successfully docking with the International Space Station (ISS) the following day. The astronauts Bob Behnken and Col. Doug Hurley decided to name their spacecraft the Endeavour, after the Space Shuttle of the same name.…Read more Space Shuttle Endeavour “Flips” Before Joining ISS

JFK’s Moon shot speech to Congress, May 25, 1961

In May 25, 1961, President John F. Kennedy gave a historic speech before a joint session of Congress that set the United States on a course to the moon. In his speech, Kennedy called for an ambitious programme of space exploration that included landing a astronauts on the Moon before the end of the 1960’s,…Read more JFK’s Moon shot speech to Congress, May 25, 1961