Some articles on space, systems, system, international:
... The Soviet space program, founded by Sergey Korolev, was especially successful ... On 4 October 1957 Soviet Union launched the first space satellite Sputnik ... On 12 April 1961 Yuri Gagarin became the first human to travel into space in the Soviet spaceship Vostok 1 ...
... "Ordeal in Space" is a science fiction short story by Robert A ... hymn Eternal Father, Strong to Save, dedicated "to those who venture into space," in the story ... The Man Who Sold the Moon" "Delilah and the Space Rigger" "Space Jockey" "Requiem" "The Long Watch" "Gentlemen, Be Seated!" "The Black Pits of Luna" "It's Great to Be Back!" "—We Also ...
... Psychologists first began to study the way space is perceived in the middle of the 19th century ... Psychologists analyzing the perception of space are concerned with how recognition of an object's physical appearance or its interactions are perceived, see, for example, visual space ... with regards to hunting and self preservation as well as simply one's idea of personal space ...
... Beam Piper's Space Viking, Larry Niven's Known Space, Jerry Pournelle's CoDominium, Poul Anderson's Polesotechnic League and several other works of science fiction literature ... Characters typically journey between various star systems and engage in activities such as exploration, ground and space battles, and interstellar trading ... Originally Traveller was intended to be a system for playing generic space opera-themed science fiction adventures in much the same sense that Dungeons Dragons was a ...
... Rohrabacher was chairman of the Subcommittee on Space and Aeronautics from 1997 to January 2005 and has been active on space-related issues ... In 2000, Space.com described Rohrabacher as "a strident advocate for supremacy in space, a philosophy shaped along a winding road from libertarian activist to White ... with me in thanking them for their accomplishments and for the international role they have played in serving as unofficial Ambassadors to the world on ...
Famous quotes containing the words systems, station and/or space:
“The only people who treasure systems are those whom the whole truth evades, who want to catch it by the tail. A system is just like truths tail, but the truth is like a lizard. It will leave the tail in your hand and escape; it knows that it will soon grow another tail.”
—Ivan Sergeevich Turgenev (18181883)
“To act the part of a true friend requires more conscientious feeling than to fill with credit and complacency any other station or capacity in social life.”
—Sarah Ellis (18121872)
“At first thy little being came:
If nothing once, you nothing lose,
For when you die you are the same;
The space between, is but an hour,
The frail duration of a flower.”
—Philip Freneau (17521832)