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Buzz Aldrin Reviews Space Suspense Film ‘Gravity’


Gravity_PosterThe second man on the Moon, astronaut Buzz Aldrin, shared his thoughts on “Gravity”, the new suspense film starring George Clooney and Sandra Bullock as two astronauts stranded outside the International Space Station after an accident. Here’s some of what he said:

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Could Our Future Lie on Mars?


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A September 8 press release from the laboratory revealed that a rock abrasion tool for the Mars rover Spirit, launched in 2004, was made from aluminum recovered from the World Trade Center. Intended as an interplanetary memorial, the tool is emblazoned with an American Flag. Last Sunday, the Mars rover Opportunity snapped a photo of Spirit still intact on the surface of the Red Planet. No matter what happens here on Earth, that rover will remain on Mars.

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All you need is the Rocket Experience


Back in 1995 I worked with astronaut Buzz Aldrin and his cowriter, John Barnes, on Encounter with Tiber, their intelligent, exciting first-encounter novel. It was a thrill to edit the project; part of the fun was meeting Aldrin, of course, and seeing the effect he had on the crowds who attended his book signings. Buzz [...]

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