The Ride Report (1987)

LEADERSHIP and America’s Future in Space (1987) The Ride Report Excerpts: “LEADERSHIP IN SPACE “For two decades, the United States was the undisputed leader in nearly all civilian space endeavors… “The National Space Policy of 1982, which “establishes the basic goals of United States policy,” includes the directive to “maintain United States space leadership.” It further specifies …

A Call for An All-Woman Crew and The First Woman Astronaut to set foot on the Moon will be American!

Inspired by the COO of SpaceX, Gwynne Shotwell’s revelations in her TEDx talk published here), we have initiated a series of articles and links to articles by other publications.  This is last in the series...   Blue Origin, NASA, SpaceX say with voices the World can understand, “Humans will return to the Moon by 2024” Richard …

The Gravity Signature at LIGO/VIRGO at Quarter Century

PHYSICS Gravitational-Wave Hunt Restarts—with a Quantum Boost “Detailed data on space-time ripples are set to pour in from LIGO and Virgo’s upgraded detectors” Inside the LIGO gravitational-wave detector in Hanford, Washington, engineers install hardware upgrades necessary for the facilities latest observing run. Credit: Jeff Kissel, LIGO, Caltech and MIT The hunt for gravitational waves is on again—this …

“The Moon is a Harsh Mistress”: A Call for An All-Woman Crew and The first Woman Astronaut to set foot on The Moon will be American…

Inspired by the COO of SpaceX, Gwynne Shotwell’s revelations in her TEDx talk published previously (and here),  IReallyAppreciateScience has initiated a series of articles and links to articles by other publications on a singular question... “Why America is in 4th Place in Advanced Tech, when in the last Century it was in 1st?" Blue Origin, …