Monthly Archives: June 2015

Another Journey for Sally Ride; The Beginning Of The End

Following her year long project to redefine the future goals of NASA, Sally Ride took a more quiet position within the organization and then retired.  Returning to her academic roots, Sally enjoyed her work and small circle of friends.  Then, … Continue reading

Posted in Lunar Returns | Tagged , , , , ,

Metamorphosis Of A Symbol

(Edited 5-25-2015) On April 12, 1861, in the harbor of Charleston, South Carolina, at 4:30 AM LMT, the first shell was fired by the Confederate Union on Fort Sumter.  This moment galvenized the states and the movement to separate from the … Continue reading

Posted in Lunar Returns | Tagged , , , ,

A Horrific Church Shooting In South Carolina

A bible-study and prayer meeting at the Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston, SC was held on Wednesday, June 18, 2015.  Among the several participants was a young white male, 21 years of age, Dylann Roof.  After being there … Continue reading

Posted in Lunar Returns | Tagged , , , , , ,

Sally Ride Redefines NASA

Following the destruction of the Space Shuttle Challenger, NASA was in disarray in terms of not having a schedule to work with, having all of its satellite launch contracts put on hold, a halt or slow down in its projects, … Continue reading

Posted in Lunar Returns | Tagged , ,

Sally Ride: The Impact of the Space Shuttle Challenger’s Explosion

January 28, 1986 found Sally Ride flying from Atlanta, Georgia to Houston, Texas on a commercial flight.  The plane’s Captain did not know that Sally was aboard the plane when he announced that the Space Shuttle Challenger had just exploded … Continue reading

Posted in Lunar Returns

The Curious Case Of Sepp Blatter; Winning, Then Quitting

The posting-series on Sally Ride will be interrupted so that we can look at the charts of Sepp Blatter, now the former-but-still-in-office-but-resigned President of FIFA, the World Soccer Association. Sepp Blatter, born March 10, 1936 at 4:10 PM in Visp, Switzerland has … Continue reading

Posted in Lunar Returns