Gene Cernan

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Name: Gene Cernan
First reported Apr 19 2014 - Updated Apr 19 2014 - 1 reports

R.I.P. LADEE: Probe smashes into lunar surface at 3,600mph

SANS - Survey on application security programsPics NASA has confirmed that the Lunar Atmosphere and Dust Environment Explorer (LADEE) spacecraft, which has spent the last 100 days orbiting the Moon, has shuffled off its mortal coil in a spectacular swan ... [Published The Register - Apr 19 2014]
Entities: NASA, Laser, Apollo 17
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 1 reports

How to dress an astronaut

Fashion icon: Buzz Aldrin on the moon in July 1969. Neil Armstrong/NASAWhen the first humans left the earth—Pilâtre de Rozier and the Marquis d’Arlandes, riding the Montgolfier brothers’ balloon 900 meters above Paris —they wore the long, ornamental ... [Published Quartz - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

The futurist: The next bold step in transportation

Getting your ride on: Personal Rapid Transit Thomas FreyThroughout history, speed has been synonymous with greatness. In sports, those who ran the fastest were heroes. In times of war, those with the fastest chariots, ships, planes, and weapons had ... [Published ColoradoBIZ Magazine - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

Bangert: Purdue astronauts and their lowered halos

If the fog machine, swelling instrumental and entrance of astronauts — seven of the 23 who hold Purdue University degrees — from under the stage weren’t enough in the way of hero worship Saturday at Elliott Hall of Music, President Mitch Daniels was willing ... [Published Lafayette Journal & Courier - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 10 2014 - Updated Apr 11 2014 - 2 reports

Buying Pieces Of The Space Race At Bonhams' Space History Auction

This week, Bonhams hosted an auction of historical space items in Manhattan. The Space History Sale featured troves of objects and documents, both American and Soviet, dating back to the heyday of the space race. And Gizmodo got the chance to take a peek. ... [Published Gizmodo Australia - Apr 11 2014]
First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 11 2014 - 1 reports

Cernan donates one-of-a-kind lunar mapbook to Purdue

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) – A donation that was literally out of this world has found a permanent landing in the Purdue archives, thanks to the last man to walk on the moon.“This (Purdue) is where it all started,” said astronaut Gene Cernan.Now, at ... [Published News Channel 18 - Apr 11 2014]
First reported Apr 06 2014 - Updated Apr 06 2014 - 1 reports

NASA's LADEE probe set to take DEATH DIVE and crash land on the Moon's surface this month

Expected to hit lunar surface around April 21 and naturally decayWill likely hit far side of moon, which is not in view of the EarthScientists are currently flying the spacecraft 1 to 2 miles above the lunar surface to gather measurementsProbe is being ... [Published Mail Online UK - Apr 06 2014]
First reported Mar 24 2014 - Updated Mar 25 2014 - 1 reports

Being a Celebrity Astronaut Is Tougher Than It Sounds

SFor a brief period in the American saga, the astronaut was the man of the moment. No profession commanded as much awe and admiration. Widely regarded as the personification of all that was best in the country, the first astronauts were blanketed with ... [Published Gizmodo - Mar 24 2014]
First reported Mar 24 2014 - Updated Mar 25 2014 - 1 reports

The only camera that's been to the moon and back was just sold for nearly $1m

The only camera to ever make it to the Moon and back has been sold at auction for just under $1m - or roughly £600,000. All the other cameras used in the Moon landings were abandoned on the lunar surface to avoid carting extra weight back home (more rock ... [Published The Independent - Mar 24 2014]
First reported Mar 19 2014 - Updated Mar 19 2014 - 1 reports

Hawking: Human Moon Colonies in 50 Years

Posted Tuesday, March 18th 2014 @ 6pm  by KTRH's Theran NicholasOne theoretical physicist says humans will be living on the Moon in 50 years.Cosmologist Stephen Hawking  spoke during a conference with astronauts on the International Space Station.  Hawking ... [Published NewsRadio 740 - KTRH - Mar 19 2014]
First reported Mar 14 2014 - Updated Mar 14 2014 - 1 reports

A history of jet packs in space

In 1984, NASA sent astronaut Bruce McCandless floating farther from the safety of a spacecraft than anyone had ever been, or has since been. It was a test of the Manned Maneuvering Unit, a system designed to allow astronauts to float freely in space. ... [Published Dvice.com - Mar 14 2014]
First reported Mar 10 2014 - Updated Mar 10 2014 - 1 reports

Fmr. astronaut: Obama dismantled US manned space program

Fmr. NASA astronaut Gene Cernan on the U.S. space program. ... [Published FOX Business - Video - Mar 10 2014]
Entities: Cosmonaut, Gene Cernan, NASA

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R.I.P. LADEE: Probe smashes into lunar surface ... [Published The Register - Apr 19 2014]
How to dress an astronaut [Published Quartz - Apr 18 2014]
The futurist: The next bold step in transportation [Published ColoradoBIZ Magazine - Apr 16 2014]
Bangert: Purdue astronauts and their lowered halos [Published Lafayette Journal & Courier - Apr 16 2014]
Buying Pieces Of The Space Race At Bonhams' Spa... [Published Gizmodo Australia - Apr 11 2014]
Cernan donates one-of-a-kind lunar mapbook to P... [Published News Channel 18 - Apr 11 2014]
Buying Pieces of the Space Race at Bonhams' Spa... [Published Gizmodo - Apr 10 2014]
NASA's LADEE probe set to take DEATH DIVE and c... [Published Mail Online UK - Apr 06 2014]
Would Jew Believe: Passover Edition, 2014 [Published Aish - Apr 06 2014]
The only camera that's been to the moon and bac... [Published The Independent - Mar 24 2014]
Being a Celebrity Astronaut Is Tougher Than It ... [Published Gizmodo - Mar 24 2014]
Hawking: Human Moon Colonies in 50 Years [Published NewsRadio 740 - KTRH - Mar 19 2014]
The Next Bold Step in Transportation: Personal ... [Published World Future Society - Mar 19 2014]
Six-Year-Old Connor Johnson Demonstrates The... [Published Red Orbit - Mar 18 2014]
Apollo 17 VIP Site Anaglyph [Published Space Fellowship - Mar 15 2014]
Space dreams fly for boy who wants to save NASA [Published USA Today - Mar 15 2014]
A history of jet packs in space [Published Dvice.com - Mar 14 2014]
The Next Bold Step in Transportation: Personal ... [Published Impact Lab - Mar 13 2014]
Fmr. astronaut: Obama dismantled US manned spac... [Published FOX Business - Video - Mar 10 2014]
Earth Bids China’s Yutu Moon Rover Farewell F... [Published Universe Today - Feb 12 2014]
China considers Manned Moon Landing following b... [Published Universe Today - Jan 16 2014]
Stunning Changâe-3 Lunar Landing Video gives As... [Published Universe Today - Dec 21 2013]
The Moon is terrifying, and that's why I love it [Published Boing Boing - Dec 18 2013]
Astro Nice Time: Kid Gives His Piggy Bank To NA... [Published Wonkette - Dec 13 2013]
Last trip to the moon [Published Latest Tech Talk Headlines - CBS News - Dec 13 2013]
Lily Koppel examines space race spouses [Published Bend Bulletin - Sep 01 2013]
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The Moon is terrifying, and that's why I love it [Published Boing Boing - Dec 18 2013]
The moon is terrifying, and that's why I love it Former NASA developer Katy Levinson explains why we should care about the Moon as much as Mars-even if its dust is a killer problem. The moon is insane. The climate is harsh and ...
Astro Nice Time: Kid Gives His Piggy Bank To NA... [Published Wonkette - Dec 13 2013]
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Last trip to the moon [Published Latest Tech Talk Headlines - CBS News - Dec 13 2013]
41 years ago, the Apollo 17 crew completed the last moonwalk. The last person on the moon was Astronaut Gene Cernan. ...
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