RIP John Glenn. What is the legacy of the space hero?

What is the legacy of John Glenn for the space exploration? And maybe it is a moment when we think if we should boldly go where no man has gone before. Should we? Read few comments.

John Glenn (1921 - 2016) Credit: http://www.nasa.gov

John Glenn (1921 – 2016) Credit: http://www.nasa.gov

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Neil Armstrong: He was a gentle, witty, good man, uncomfortable with his status as an icon

R.I.P. Neil Armstrong (August 5, 1930 – August 25, 2012), he was the first person to walk on the Moon.

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Space exploration needs “coopetition”

And something about the future of ESA.

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President Obama’s mission to Mars?

The Reuters agency reports President Obama will push White House vision for NASA in the couple of weeks. The statement from the White House said the investment in new technology would “help us travel from the Earth’s cradle to our nearby Solar System neighborhood in a more effective and affordable way, thus laying the foundation to support journeys to the Moon, asteroids, and eventually to Mars.” http://www.reuters.com/article/idUSTRE6261NE20100307

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