Space exploration

Falcon Heavy Test Flight

And now….. something Mommies In Orbit can relate to on the space frontier! All videos courtesy of SpaceX http://www.spacex.com/news     &nbsp…

A Farewell to John Glenn

“John Glenn, the first American astronaut to orbit the Earth, has passed away at the age of 95. An American hero, Glenn was the last survivor of the original Mercury 7 astronauts, the group chosen by NASA in 1959 as its first crew to travel into space. He completed his iconic orbit of Earth a few years later on February 20, 1962. During the historic flight, he uttered the…

Soaring Through Space in 2013!

Mommies In Orbit is looking forward to the increase in private space travel in 2013. Some companies are joining the building frenzy of space ships that will have the ability to travel through orbital and suborbital space. And why would this type of travel opportunity be of interest to a Mom of preteen twins? Exactly! When the hormones begin to surge and insanity sets in, three, two, one…&hellip…