Category Archives: Miscellaneous Musings

Let’s Get Our Asses to Mars !! (LGOATM #1)

All Photos and illustrations, CREDIT Space X and/or NASA unless stated otherwise. Right now it looks like Elon Musk may beat NASA to Mars with his plan to get us there sometime in the 2020’s, and the Musk plan calls … Continue reading

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Juno @ Jupiter

Something well worth watching ; something never before seen by human eyes . . . http://www.nasa.gov/press-release/nasas-juno-spacecraft-in-orbit-around-mighty-jupiter Thanks to the scientists, engineers, technicians, mathematicians, and others at NASA. Enjoy!

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Orion Journey to Mars, Part 3

All Photos & Illustrations Credit: NASA unless noted otherwise. 26 November 2015 I think the previous post about the James Web Space Telescope (JWST) was a worthwhile detour from The Journey to Mars, and here we are back on track, … Continue reading

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Let’s do a Halo Orbit

03 November 2015  Let’s do a Halo Orbit Near the end of my previous post I mentioned Halo Orbit at a Lagrange Point, but presented very little detailed information. I think the subject is interesting and deserves more space … Continue reading

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Trojans, Greeks, Hildas, Horseshoes and Tadpoles

Trojans, Greeks, Hildas, Horseshoes and Tadpoles Everyone on Earth past the age of 2 probably has at least a casual acquaintance with the Moon. A bit beyond 2 years of age we learn that the Moon tags along during the … Continue reading

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Terminology, Definitions and Acronyms

Graphics from NASA website [[  Most recent Update: 29 October 2015, Inserted a missing graphic and corrected a couple of grammatical errors.  ]] As promised in my previous post, here is a list of  Terminology, Definitions, and Acronyms I have accumulated … Continue reading

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Hello AGAIN

Graphic by NASA 27 October 2015 A few months ago, before I had ever heard of Andy Weir or his book, “The Martian” I realized that I had not posted anything to this blog for a long, l-o-n-g time because … Continue reading

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