STS-135 NASA Tweetup, Day 1

My excitement was palpable. I had been anticipating day one of the STS-135 NASA Tweetup for nearly a month. I arrived in Florida the day prior–Wednesday–and had been to SpaceX that evening to see their Dragon spacecraft. After a special presentation at SpaceX, I enjoyed dinner with my father and step-mother at a restaurant near […]

STS-135 NASA Tweetup, Day Minus-1

The anticipation for the STS-135 NASA Tweetup had been building since I received my congratulatory email June 10. I had connected with other attendees on Twitter and Facebook, read the resources listed on the wiki, planned the shots I wanted to get and with which camera, sent out a press release and done interviews, arranged […]

STS-135 NASA Tweetup Itinerary

It’s going to be an exhilarating and busy few days. I’m currently sitting at Boston’s General Edward Lawrence Logan International Airport (KBOS) waiting to board my flight. I got on a bus in Portland, Maine this morning at 03:15. Wednesday, July 6/L-2: Tweetup Day -1 18:30 SpaceX (@SpaceXer) to see the Dragon Spacecraft that orbited […]