July 30th, 2014
Waxing Crescent Moon
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Elizabeth Mangus

Experiencing Kennedy Space Center

Despite the disappointment of not seeing the launch, I had the most amazing experience at Kennedy Space Center. Each NASA employee was genuinely excited to have us there. The morning of the 28th started off with a demonstration of the spacesuits (officially…

Elizabeth Mangus

More Delays for STS-134

It looks like Endeavour is delayed again. I am so sad! When the astronauts flew back to Houston I decided it was time to come home. The launch was initially a 48 hour delay, then 72, then pushed to May 8th, and…

Elizabeth Mangus

#NASATweetup Day 2

LAUNCH DAY!! (or not…) Day 2 was an amazing day at #NASATweetup. You could feel the excitement in the air. We met lots of amazing people, but all our minds were focused on 3:47 pm. Launch time.

Elizabeth Mangus

#NASATweetup Day 1

After arriving in Florida for the #NASATweetup, it was time to meet new people, tour facilities and take lots of pictures. Here’s a glimpse at what we experienced on the first day.

Elizabeth Mangus

STS-134 Tweetup

Hi, I’m Elizabeth and I’m a space geek. I’m thrilled with the opportunity to contribute to this blog. I have been selected to attend the launch of the Endeavor for the STS-134 mission to the International Space Station and will blog my experiences…