Tag: International Space Station

Anti-Gagarin: Hollywood The Dream-Killer

“LET’S GO!” – Yuri Gagarin’s famous cry at the start of the first manned spaceflight (1961) “DON’T LET GO” – the official tagline for the movie Gravity (2013) Watching Academy Award-winning movies is often more thought-provoking than entertaining. In addition to their responsibility for much of the visual indoctrination of […]

How Russia’s Reaching for the Stars

Lost amid the West’s manipulative reporting of the New Cold War has been coverage of Russia’s recent announcement of ambitious space plans, which signal a clear and focused strategy in once more becoming the world’s preeminent power in this field. A certain component of Russia’s strategy is motivated by the […]