Last week, the Senate Commerce Committee voted to favorably report the nomination of Jim Bridenstine to become NASA administrator, sending the nomination to the full Senate.He remained there for nearly 20 years, including leading its TEMPO think tank, but never worked on space projects while at the company. Gaining Some Respect -- 7.We know less about the men who led the organization that planned and began the U. Capturing the Moment From those missions came the first of twelve men to walk on the moon.
We know less about the men who led the organization that planned and began the US exploration of space: the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA).Piercing the Horizon provides provocative context to current conversations on the case for reaching Mars, settling our solar system, and continuing the exploration of space. The Paine Commission Report of 1986 challenged 21st Century America to "lead the exploration and development of the space frontier, advancing science, technology, and enterprise, and building institutions and systems that make accessible vast new resources and support human settlements beyond Earth orbit, from the highlands of the Moon to the plains of Mars.We know less about the men who led the organization that planned and began the US exploration of space: the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA). Die Krypta des Satans The book tells how Paine honed his skills as a pioneering materials engineer at the fabled postwar General Electric Company in the 1950s, to his dealings inside the halls of NASA and with Johnson, Nixon, and later, the Reagan and Bush administrations.