Science Quote of the Week

It will free man from the remaining chains, the chains of gravity which still tie him to this planet -Wernher von Braun


Space Force: A New Branch of the U.S. Military

On February 19th, President Trump signed Space Policy Directive 4, (SPD-4), which directed the Department of Defense to create a sixth branch of the military under the Air Force. The purpose of this force would be to "...the United States Space Force would be authorized to organize, train, and equip military space forces of the …

Space Travel: Mankind’s Next Frontier

On October 4th, 1957, the Soviet satellite, Sputnik, was launched into space and became the first manmade object in space. At that moment, the space age was born. Both the United States, and the Soviet Union, engaged in a race to push the boundaries of mankind's potential to reach for the stars. With advancements in …