The Space is immensely intriguing. If you cultivate an interest and probe into the world of Space, it is sure to engulf you into its gamut of mysterious fascination, courtesy: the universe. There is so much more to explore and it is an endless journey through time and space. We would like to give you a stepping stone into learning more about the mind-boggling ways of the universe. Thus, we have put together 10 Interesting Facts (to start with) about the Space. Check them out:
The Space interests many not due to the many nuances it holds but because of its mysterious appearance. The more you learn about the outer space, the more you would want to grab hold of an experience of it. Wish it was easier to get there, don’t you?
You’ve heard the name before. You know them from the many movies based on the outer space. This organization has built a foundation strong enough for its name to be deeply etched in the world of Hollywood. NASA, short for National Aeronautics and Space Administration, is an independent space agency of the executive branch of the US federal government. They are in charge of space programs, aeronautics and space research. It was established in the year 1958 by President Dwight D. Eisenhower. It was more civilian than military in its approach. The Apollo moon-landing missions, Skylab space station, and Space Shuttle etc. are some of the space exploration projects they have been undertaking.
NASA has picked up pace in such a way that a significant amount of the federal budget is dedicated to their research and projects. The NASA’s administrator is expected to report directly to the President and all decisions such as discontinuation of a project etc. will be taken by the President itself. They have an extensive area for research in order to be successful in their space missions. There are several facilities of NASA but John. F. Kennedy Space Center is one of the most popular facilities. NASA has dedicated years of space research and work towards sending people to the moon, discovering the nature of the other planets, the cosmic atmosphere and so much more. It has been effective and a relevant source for all space-related information.
Here are some interesting facts about NASA:
NASA is a worldwide name in aeronautics and space; and why not? Their discoveries, studies and missions have got us all set in awe. They have made a fair share of mistakes and have come a long way; to a point where they send people to the moon, launch satellites and train astronauts and scientists to achieve great heights.