Color me with red paint and call me “Clueless”!
I thought, wrongly, our US Space Exploration was centered in Cape Canaveral, Florida with a hub in Houston, Texas.
Driving through Huntsville, Alabama yesterday and viewing a space rocket projecting itself over the trees near Interstate 59 I had to investigate this further.
Did you know our nation’s journey to space began in Huntsville? Well, I certainly did not.
Marshall Space Flight Center has a huge complex to go see. You can read all about the beginning of our space exploration by clicking the link above to Marshall Space Flight Center.
I was driving at the time, Joe was discussing all the world’s ills with our neighbor via cell phone and I had to interrupt the conversation by excitedly waving my hand with occasional pointing jabs out the windshield. Dutifully Joe obliged me to get these shots.
Planning an educational summer vacation? Make one of your stops in Huntsville, Alabama. As a bonus you will get to see Kudzu covered trees at no extra charge 😀