One small step…

Great article in the New York Post by (the Bad) astronomer Phil Plait about the shuttle program, its completion and the future of NASA’s space exploration endeavors.

One small step –

“It’s fashionable to say the Shuttle program was a failure — too expensive, too limited. But progress is not a steady curve. Not all steps are leaps.”


Space Shuttle Atlantis is seen atop the Mobile Launch Platform as it began its journey from High Bay 3 in the Vehicle Assembly Building to Launch Pad 39a for its final flight. (NASA/Bill Ingalls)



About Jason Major

Jason is a Rhode Island-based graphic designer, photographer, nature lover, space exploration fanatic, and coffee addict. In no particular order.

Posted on July 4, 2011, in Spaceflight and tagged , , . Bookmark the permalink. 1 Comment.

  1. Thank you for the most awe inspiring pictures of outer space.
    Keep up the good work. I will await more pictures from you.


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