Lunar Research Park

The state has many assets that can play a leading role in America’s quest to explore and colonize space Photo Credit: Earth Observatory, NASA (Editor’s note: The co-signatories of this piece are listed at the end.) _______________________________________________________________ Today marks the 50th anniversary of President John F. Kennedy’s historic address before Congress, during which he set ...
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Star-Advertiser Editorial: Our View – Lunar Research Park POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, May 27, 2011 While the future of the economy and NASA’s activities are uncertain, the space administration’s partnership with Hawaii in a new lunar research park on the Big Island holds much promise. NASA’s reduced budget will not be tapped for the park, ...
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NASA picks Hawaii to prep moon base A research facility at UH-Hilo would test gear for lunar work By B.J. Reyes, Star Advertiser POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, May 26, 2011 Fifty years after President John F. Kennedy’s famous speech committing the country to landing a man on the moon and returning him safely to Earth, ...
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