As the space shuttle Discovery passed by the Washington Post office on Tuesday, I neither saw nor heard it. I was inside, working. And even though there were thousands of others in the city indoors just like me, thanks to the constant stream of social media from the Discovery’s observers, it felt like the entire city was having a shuttle-spotting party, and I was the only one who didn’t RSVP.
Space Shuttle Discovery hitched a ride Tuesday morning from Florida's Kennedy Space Center to Washington D.C.'s Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum, where it will live out its final days. Science correspondent Miles O'Brien, w... Read Post
Thousands of Americans from Florida to Washington D.C. spent Tuesday morning attempting to catch a glimpse of the space shuttle Discovery as it made its final journey. The shuttle was ferried atop a 747 from the Kennedy Space Center... Read Post