"American Woman who Shatters the Space Ceiling: Sally Ride, Trailblazing Astronaut, Dies at age --NYTimes
Sally Ride, Trailblazing Astronaut, Dies at 61 - NYTimes.com
Remembering the crew of Apollo On January astronauts Virgil I. "Gus" Grissom, Edward H. White II, and Roger B. Chaffee perished in a fire during a pre-launch test for what was to be the first piloted Apollo mission.
This is an interesting concept . . . I feel sorry for the poor astronaut who sets the billion-dollar equipment on fire, though. :)
Thank you, Dr. Ride | Sally Ride, Trailblazing Astronaut, Dies at 61 | NYTimes.com
Piers Sellers, Space Shuttle Astronaut and NASA Climate Scientist, Dies at 61
Graveline resigned after two months because he was getting divorced and NASA was worried about its image; his later career as a doctor was marred by scandal.
Piers Sellers: UK-born astronaut dies aged 61 British-born astronaut Piers Sellers has died of pancreatic cancer, aged Nasa has said.
One of NASA's most accomplished astronauts died Friday. He flew in space six times, including a moon landing, and later headed the office that chose crews for space shuttle missions. #Spacemen