"That View Is Tremendous"
February 20, 2012 8:40 AM Subscribe
posted by dsfan (80 comments total)
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Fifty years ago today, John Glenn
became the first American to orbit the earth. In an recent interview, he lamented the decline of the manned US space program: "It's unseemly to me that here we are, supposedly the world's greatest space-faring nation, and we don't even have a way to get back and forth to our own International Space Station."
Surviving Mercury 7 astronauts John Glenn and Scott Carpenter address NASA employees
from the mission