Space is kewl. The exploration of it can be rather frightening. I don’t know if I possess the bladder and anal sphincter control to be an astronaut. Then again, maybe that is why the Apollo suits had built in toilets. Check out the video below for what re-entry would look like.
Lunar Lion Project Still Has 90 Days and Could Use Your Help
I think the goal of these student’s is not only ambitious but can serve as an inspiration for even younger students to attempt to do even greater things. I am of the opinion that the various NASA projects not only gifted mankind with technological innovation but also filled universities with physics, engineering and other hard disciplined students. If America is going to continue to be a competitive nation, we need such students for it is obvious the future is in cutting edge technologies.
I checked in on the project yesterday and it seems they still have a long way to go. So, please, if you can donate, do so. If not, at least spread the word by posting and tweeting about the project.
- Crowd-funding a Lunar Lion (lumpyscorner.com)
- Students build moon lander (foxnews.com)
- Penn State Students Plan a Landing for Their Lunar Lion (chronicle.com)