Advertisement
YOU ARE HERE: LAT HomeCollectionsSpace Ventures Inc
IN THE NEWS

Space Ventures Inc

FEATURED ARTICLES
NEWS
August 19, 1991 | MIKE CLARY, TIMES STAFF WRITER
It's called Space Mirror, a massive wall of black granite that turns and tilts its face to the central Florida skies in tribute to the 15 Americans killed while serving in the nation's space program. Yet even before Vice President Dan Quayle dedicated the Astronauts Memorial in a ceremony here in May, structural and mechanical problems had surfaced that were reminiscent of the kind of glitches that have plagued NASA's space shuttle program in recent years.
ARTICLES BY DATE
NEWS
August 19, 1991 | MIKE CLARY, TIMES STAFF WRITER
It's called Space Mirror, a massive wall of black granite that turns and tilts its face to the central Florida skies in tribute to the 15 Americans killed while serving in the nation's space program. Yet even before Vice President Dan Quayle dedicated the Astronauts Memorial in a ceremony here in May, structural and mechanical problems had surfaced that were reminiscent of the kind of glitches that have plagued NASA's space shuttle program in recent years.
Advertisement
NEWS
March 23, 1987 | THOMAS H. MAUGH II, Times Science Writer
Under construction in the Santa Catalina mountains on the edge of the Sonora Desert here is a sprawling, 2.25-acre structure. In December, 1989, eight pioneers will step from the arid landscape into the greenhouse-like building and seal the door behind them--for two years. The structure, called Biosphere II, will be a sealed-off, self-contained microcosm of the world.
Los Angeles Times Articles
|