With nation watching, NASA and SpaceX prepare to make history with first astronaut launch in 9 years (americanmilitarynews.us11.list-manage.com)
Space is hard. Hundreds of thousands of individual pieces put together through years of work by thousands of people across the country have to come together into one carefully choreographed dance. But when done right, space can be glorious. And as Americans turn their eyes to the sky again on Wednesday afternoon, that’s what they’ll hope to see: The audacious, we-did-it rumble of a rocket clawing its way up, all the pieces working in concert with each other and two brave astronauts onboard for the ride. That is, of course, if the weather doesn’t get in the way. Space is