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We don’t have the capability today to put a human being in space of any kind, shape or form, which is absolutely, totally unacceptable when…
The moon is bland in color. I call it shades of gray. You know, the only color we see is what we bring or the…
The countdown reached ten seconds and I could almost hear an invisible crescendo of stirring background music. ‘Anchors aweigh!’ Five, four, three, two, one… and…
We will certainly see teachers, journalists, artists and poets in space. Whatever it takes to the be the best is what it will take to…
To become an astronaut, someone has to have a dream of his own to do something that he or she has always wanted to do,…
Some of the most exciting space education in the country is not coming out of Washington or New York or California or even Texas. It’s…
If the guidance failed or started to stray or went somewhere we didn’t like or the ground didn’t like, I could flip a switch, and…
Chemical propulsion is obsolete to go anywhere other than the moon. Three days – that’s acceptable. But for Mars, we need propulsion technologies to get…
Perhaps the two greatest moments of my life were standing on the moon and being outside of the room when my granddaughter was born! We…
Am I willing to go to Mars? Yes, but I’m not willing to spend nine months getting there, then wait 18 more months until the…
We leave as we came and, god willing, as we shall return, with peace, and hope for all mankind.
Neil Armstrong was probably one of the most human guys I’ve ever known in my life.
I think America has a responsibility to maintain its leadership in technology and its moral leadership in the world, to explore, to seek knowledge.
NASA has been scattered to the four winds.
Get the shuttle out of the garage. It’s in its prime of its life. How could we just put it away?
One of the most important things about the geology on the moon is your descriptions of what you see, comparing them to things that you’ve…
I was a child of World War Two . I saw films of pilots taking off from aircraft carriers and decided that was the only…
It’s our destiny to explore. It’s our destiny to be a space-faring nation.
Curiosity is the essence of human existence. ‘Who are we? Where are we? Where do we come from? Where are we going?’… I don’t know.…
I hold the world speed record downhill, in a Rover. I think it was 17 kilometers per hour, downhill.
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