Endeavour #NASAtweetup day 2 – A scrub, a President, and some perspective

Shame on me…. I’ve been lax about writing this post about #NASAtweetup day 2. As many of you know by now, the launch was scrubbed but it certainly didn’t take the shine off of the #NASAtweetup experience. In the moments that happened on day 2 – from hearing of the scrub while watching the Astro VanContinue reading “Endeavour #NASAtweetup day 2 – A scrub, a President, and some perspective”

Endeavour #NASAtweetup day 2 agenda

Friday, April 29/ Launch: Tweetup Day 2 8:00 a.m. – Badges will get you in Kennedy Space Center Launch Complex 39 press site 9:00 a.m. – Group picture beside the countdown clock 9:05 a.m. – Astronaut Ricky Arnold, STS-119 Discovery (March 15-28, 2009) 9:30 a.m. – Astronaut Leland Melvin, associate administrator for Education, NASA Headquarters,Continue reading “Endeavour #NASAtweetup day 2 agenda”

Endeavour #NASAtweetup day 1 = Mind blown

This is a recap of NASAtweetup day 1, written the next day because my mind was so blown yesterday that I hadn’t processed everything before my head hit the pillow. In many ways, the tweetup reminds me of working a trade show. The day started early – in the car by 7am, drive around aContinue reading “Endeavour #NASAtweetup day 1 = Mind blown”

Eating yogurt with a fork – The #NASAtweetup road trip

As many of you know, I left home yesterday on a six-day road trip from MA to FL to attend the #NASAtweetup. Day 1 consisted of 12.5 hours of driving from MA to NC, with @Jules_F1 as my co-pilot. We crossed through 8 states and had blue skies all the way.   So why isContinue reading “Eating yogurt with a fork – The #NASAtweetup road trip”

Endeavour #NASAtweetup agenda – Day 1

This is the schedule for Day 1 of the #NASAtweetup. Just looking at it makes my head want to explode:   Thursday, April 28/L-1: Tweetup Day 1* 7:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. – Registration at the Kennedy Space Center Press Accreditation Badging Building; travel to the press site, set up, meet fellow participants 10:00 a.m.Continue reading “Endeavour #NASAtweetup agenda – Day 1”