We had a hunch Russian officials and their counterparts at NASA
may have downplayed the severity of this weekend's
less-than-optimal reentry of the Soyuz space capsule carrying a
South Korean 'tourinaut' and two members of the Expedition 16 crew.
After all... what images does the phrase "ballistic trajectory"
conjure up in your mind?
Commercial space provider Spacehab, Incorporated, along with
Florida Governor Charlie Crist, recently announced the
Company’s partnership with the state of Florida to establish
a space-based, biotech corridor that stretches from the
International Space Station (ISS) to Earth-based Florida facilities
and resources such as the Space Life Sciences Lab at NASA’s
John F. Kennedy Space Center (KSC).