Tag Archives: Moon

Reignite Your Passion for Space Travel With ‘The Smithsonian History of Space Exploration’

Reignite Your Passion for Space Travel With ‘The Smithsonian History of Space Exploration’

Take a trip through time and the universe with a new book about our searches among the stars. Read More

Advertisements

11 Things to Watch Rather Than SyFy’s Aliens on the Moon “Documentary”

11 Things to Watch Rather Than SyFy’s Aliens on the Moon “Documentary”

There are some things we encounter in the world that just make a person want to shake their head. We, at GeekDad, recently received a press release from a public relations company asking us to post an announcement about an upcoming “SYFY Event Documentary” titled “ALIENS ON THE MOON: THE TRUTH EXPOSED” because they are certain that our readers will be intrigued. As we care deeply for our readers we wish to make sure you read our announcement.

Announcement: Do not waste any of your time on the farcical waste that will premiere on the SyFy channel on July 20th titled “ALIENS ON THE MOON: THE TRUTH EXPOSED.” Read More

Who Owns the Moon?

So who exactly owns the moon? It is a question that has vexed me for years. In light of the upcoming shuttle launch I found myself straying back to it more and more often. As a historian I have a … Read More

Last Man On The Moon, For Now

Thirty-seven years ago today, December 18, 1972, Eugene Cernan stepped into Apollo 17′s Challenger lunar module and became the last man to set foot on the moon. With Charlie Bolden, Lori Garver, and the Obama administration weighing the options for … Read More

NASA: It’s Your Move, Mr. President

With the space shuttle nearing retirement (seven flights remaining), the International Space Station almost finished and plans for blasting more astronauts out of this world under fire, the Human Space Flight Review panel has a lot to figure out — and not … Read More

Geeky Embroidery

One nice thing about crafts is that they lend themselves well to customization. That’s kind of what they’re all about. Use your imaginative side to create something that fits your style and interests. You can do this with crochet (amigurumi … Read More