William Shatner Ready For Spaceflight – Launch of Blue Origin Rocket Today

THIS REPLACES FIRST POST: The launch of the Blue Origin which will carry William Shatner is scheduled with dealays, originally at 10 a.m. EDT (9 a.m. CDT/ 1400 GMT), then at 9:30 am, pending further delays from Blue Origin's Launch Site One near the town of Van Horn in West Texas: #LIVE broadcast of the…Read more William Shatner Ready For Spaceflight – Launch of Blue Origin Rocket Today

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Happy Lollapalooza – 2021

Lollapalooza 2021!!! ♔ ♕ ♖ ♗ ♘ ♙ ♚ ♛ ♜ ♝ ♞ ♟ ♠  ♣  ♥  ♦ Finally. . .July 29th to August 1st! Lollapalooza 2021. . . It all started with the 1991 Farewell Tour of the grunge band Jane's Addiction--AND Here we are! Happening 2021: Location: Grant Park, Chicago Dates: July 29…Read more Happy Lollapalooza – 2021

Solar Eclipse at Sunrise This Morning – Info On Future Solar Eclipses

A treat for persons to our north from Chicago. The path is from Canada through Greenland and over the polar area in the Arctic Ocean into Russia for the sunset. The annular eclipse will never be in totality, so it is unsafe to view the eclipse, even at sunrise for too long. Direct viewing is…Read more Solar Eclipse at Sunrise This Morning – Info On Future Solar Eclipses

#LIVE #SwitchOnSummer Celebration – The Buckingham Fountain – Chicago, IL

Today’s #SwitchOnSummer Celebration of the Buckingham Fountain! I have celebrated with an ensemble of photos in my post: Featured Photo: Architecture, Part 2 – Vintage Architecture – The Buckingham Fountain - Chicago, IL. Join in on the fun! Today's #SwitchOnSummer Celebration, sponsored by Com-Ed--the largest provider of power in Illinois. You will be able to…Read more #LIVE #SwitchOnSummer Celebration – The Buckingham Fountain – Chicago, IL

Perseverance Rover Mission Landing on Mars! + $ 10 Amazon Gift Card Giveaway – Ends 3-31

G I V E A W A Y   E N D E D #LIVE It's Mars!! As never seen before! In just 12 hours. . .The Perseverance Rover Mission landing is scheduled at 2:55 pm CST that originally launched last July 30th from NASA with the assistance of SpaceX. The rover will attempt to land…Read more Perseverance Rover Mission Landing on Mars! + $ 10 Amazon Gift Card Giveaway – Ends 3-31

Space: Mars is Coming! SpaceX SN9 + Possible Falcon 9 Starlink + Mars Landing on 2-18

This past week in space: SpaceX SN9 Courtesy @SpaceX on YouTubeThere have been numerous delays and I had a "fake news" report of which I purposely left up for you to see, because I attest that it stated that the flight was due to go up starting on Wednesday 2/3/2021 at 10 am CST—but it…Read more Space: Mars is Coming! SpaceX SN9 + Possible Falcon 9 Starlink + Mars Landing on 2-18

LATEST UPDATE: SpaceX SN9 Rocket Launch Due Tomorrow

2/1 UPDATE: There is a series of unexplained delays in the launch time. A shared Tweet including an explanation from Elon Musk is enclosed. Now Wednesday 2/3 starting at 9 am CST. See the event #LIVE from @Overlook Horizon on YouTube. 1/29 UPDATE: There is yet another delay in the launch time. Monday 2/1 starting…Read more LATEST UPDATE: SpaceX SN9 Rocket Launch Due Tomorrow

SpaceX Falcon 9 Starlink-16 Launch Set in the Morning After Two Delays

#LIVE The launch window for the SpaceX Transporter-1, the first dedicated Small-Sat Rideshare Program mission, from Space Launch Complex 40 (SLC-40) at Cape Canaveral Space Force Station in Florida. The 22-minute launch window opens at 9:00 a.m. CST. Enjoy! @space googlevesaire #LIVE | SpaceX Falcon 9 Rocket Launch & Landing | Transporter 1 Mission |…Read more SpaceX Falcon 9 Starlink-16 Launch Set in the Morning After Two Delays

LATEST UPDATE: SpaceX Falcon 9 Starlink-16 Launch Due in the Morning Hours

1/19 UPDATE: There is again yet another delay in the launch time. Verify the info tomorrow at The SpaceX Launches Page: https://www.spacex.com/launches/index.html Update: To allow additional time for pre-launch inspections, now targeting Wednesday, January 20 at 7:02 a.m. CST (13:02 UTC) for launch of Starlink. To allow additional time for pre-launch inspections, now targeting Wednesday,…Read more LATEST UPDATE: SpaceX Falcon 9 Starlink-16 Launch Due in the Morning Hours