- If you didn't know today is Yuri's Night
- Jeffrey Bell, who normally gets on my nerves, has a good run-down of how the ESAS got into the mess it is in now.
- Xena, the proposed 10th planet, is not quite as big as we thought.
- Here are slides from a NASA internal presentation on the ESAS problems.
- JAXA is planning an unmanned lunar landing sometime next year.
- Former Senator and Astronaut Jake thinks humankind needs to explore space because it is "just something we do, and we will continue to do it as long as humans continue to be curious."
- Shuttle Astronaut Thomas Jones thinks it is time to move beyond the shuttle.
- The Detroit Free Press has Five Things about space travel.
Picture of the Day
Yuri Gagarin, the First Man in Space