This Month in Space: December

This Month in Space: December

Here on Florida’s Space Coast, our version of a white Christmas is more likely to involve white sandy beaches than it is white snow. However, that never gets in the way of our holiday cheer. With all of the holiday events that took place this past month, it was...
Are There Really More Launches Now Than Ever Before?

Are There Really More Launches Now Than Ever Before?

When NASA announced the end to its 30-year Space Shuttle program in 2011, the future seemed bleak for not only NASA and Kennedy Space Center, but also for the Space Coast and its reputation as the go-to destination for viewing launches. Sure, the area would forever be...
This Month in Space: November

This Month in Space: November

November is officially over and we’re just now starting to clear out all of the Thanksgiving leftovers from the fridge. In addition to being stuffed with stuffing, this month was also cranberry-jam-packed with exciting space events and news. So strap in tight (if...
Why Do Rocket Launches Get Scrubbed?

Why Do Rocket Launches Get Scrubbed?

At first glance, rockets may seem like robust giants that can withstand anything. After all, they’re built to endure intense pressure and extreme speeds, right? While this is mostly true, rockets are also incredibly complex and surprisingly fragile. And engineers go...
This Month in Space: October

This Month in Space: October

It seems like October flew by in the blink of an eye. However, this month brought carved pumpkins, sweater weather, and most importantly tons of notable space exploration events to Florida’s Space Coast. Strap in and get ready to read all about the exciting outer...