- May 24, 1962 - Scott Carpenter on the Way to Mercury-Atlas 7 Launch Site
Astronaut Scott Carpenter walks to the launch site to begin the Mercury-Atlas 7 (MA-7) mission on May 24, 1962. Carpenter's Aurora 7 capsule lifted off aboard an Atlas rocket from Cape Canaveral, Florida, at 7:45 a.m. EST, May 24. Carpenter was the fourth American in space and second American to orbit Earth.
Category Archives: Culture
And so the 2014-2015 season comes to an end. It ends with the Hawks shutting out the Lightning for a game six win. There are a lot of good stories out there about the game, and the individual stories surrounding … Continue reading
Awesome rant. It all boils down to manners, and selfishness. Love the dentist story. No, you are not ‘running late’, you are rude and selfish | Creative Staffing Agency.
Excellent piece by Varad Mehta over at The Federalist. Don’t Let The Wookiee Kill An Open Society. Prepare to spend more than a couple of minutes on this one, and put on your critical thinking hats. He makes some great … Continue reading
The boys and girls at Ranger Up, have come up with a new video that points to something that we have all struggled with in our lives. I think it is worth the time to watch, and a good reminder … Continue reading
Here is an interesting piece that is a nice reminder of exactly where we sit in our evolution as a nation, and as a culture. Please give it your thoughtful attention. I an posting the entire post below for those … Continue reading
Joe nails this one down. It will take you just a couple of minutes to read through the entire article but, I think it is an important one in this age.
You should take the brief time that it takes, to read this article. I’ll wait….. Now those two extremes are just that but, I tend to agree with Stormbringer’s assessment. BTW: Paleo is a PITA when it comes to making … Continue reading
Ah, a little musical fun to lighten up the day.
Sage words for anyone. Wil Wheaton – Why its awesome to be a nerd – YouTube.