NASA decides John Glenn still has `the right stuff' at age 76
- Space Trek II. // Newsweek (Pacific Edition);11/23/98 (Pacific Edition), Vol. 132 Issue 21, p10B
Introduces readers' letters in response to articles in the October 26, 1998 issue of `Newsweek' magazine. Astronaut John Glenn's return to space; The aging American hero; Publicity for the National Aeronautics and Space Administration.
- The Time Traveler. Bai, Matt // Newsweek (Pacific Edition);10/26/98 (Pacific Edition), Vol. 132 Issue 17, p38
Reports on the preparations of United States Senator John Glenn to join National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) astronauts on a mission. Glenn's role as a 77-year-old on the space flight; His historic flight in 1962; How his family felt about him returning to NASA; Glenn's entrance...
- Medicine on Mars. Groopman, Jerome // New Yorker;02/14/2000, Vol. 75 Issue 46, p36
Discusses the health hazards of the plan of the United States National Aeronautics and Space Administration to send astronauts on a three-year mission to Mars in 2020. Psychological effects of the stress and confinement; Biomedical risks of living without gravity; Proposed measures for a...
- NASA. // Hispanic Outlook in Higher Education Magazine;Jan2017, Vol. 27 Issue 4, p21
The article discusses stories of the U.S. National Aeronautics & Space Administration (NASA) which includes story of astronaut John Glenn that shows past of NASA.
- The Man in the Moon. Scales, Pat // Book Links;Jul2009, Vol. 18 Issue 6, p48
The author shares his memory involving the historical significance of the event when astronaut John Glenn orbited the earth. He argues that he got students ready for each U.S. National Aeronautics & Space Administration (NASA) event, in which they are able to read, write and were ready for each...
- The Right Fluff. Gillespie, Nick // Reason;Nov98, Vol. 30 Issue 6, p10
Focuses on government-financed space missions by the United States. Failure by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) to generate public interest in a project involving US Senator John Glenn; Criticism received by the project from Cincinnati Enquirer.
- Can John Glenn do it again? Long ago he saved America from losing the space race to the Russians... Thorpe, Helen // Texas Monthly;Oct98, Vol. 26 Issue 10, p104
Details the plan of the United States National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) to send John Glenn, the first American to orbit the earth in 1962, to space in October 1998. Preparations being made for his trip; Why NASA is making the move; Why Glenn wants to go back into space.
- Discovery Rockets Glenn Back Into Earth Orbit. Covault, Craig // Aviation Week & Space Technology;11/2/1998, Vol. 149 Issue 18, p24
Focuses on Space shuttle Discovery's Mission 95, which was launched into orbit October 29, 1998 carrying Sen. John H. Glenn. The flight as one of the most anticipated flights in the history of the United States space program; Shuttle managers examining the possible impact of the loss at liftoff...
- Glenn flight inspires looks at past, future. Wilkins, Richard D. // Business Journal Serving Southern Tier, CNY, Mohawk Valley, Fing;12/07/98, Vol. 12 Issue 25, p4
Comments on the second space flight of legislator John Glenn. Intense media coverage; Nostalgia among older generation; Attitude of the younger generation; Impact on the image of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration; Recollection of space race between the United States and the...