Category | Cosmic Perspective

By Andy Poniros on February 20, 2019 in
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APOLLO 7 astronaut Colonel Walter Cunningham discusses the challenges of landing a man to the moon, including the APOLO 1 fire that took the lives of astronaut Gus Grissom, Ed White & Roger Chaffee. The first manned flight after the tragedy, APOLO 7, the first flight to go to the Moon & back, APOLO 8, & the first Moon landing, APOLO 11.

By Andy Poniros on December 12, 2018 in
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Check out today’s discussion by @Andy_SSA & Michelle Thaller about 15 Years of the Spitzer Space Telescope and other mission at #365DaysOfAstro

By Andy Poniros on September 27, 2018 in
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The Expansion of the Universe and the Cosmic Background Explorer, Hubble Space Telescope, & James Webb Telescope missions.

By Andy Poniros on September 13, 2018 in
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Dr Gavin Schmidt discusses rising global temperatures, what are the probable causes, how the data is collected by scientists, & what industrialized nations are doing to help reduce carbon dioxide emissions.

By Andy Poniros on May 29, 2018 in
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“Chasing New Horizons”. A story of the people, passion, perseverance, drama, & science of the New Horizons Mission to Pluto, its moons, & beyond.