Liberty Just in Case

A Dialogue for the September 12th World

Apollo 13: 40 Years Later

Posted by Mark on March 26, 2010

I grew up with astronauts. Well, not really. Never got closer than when my Dad took me to a NASA presentation at the Masonic Lodge sometime in the early ’70’s. They had real, honest to goodness Moon rock. Moon grain, really. But wow!

One of the things we always thought we “knew” was that if Apollo 13 had missed the reentry window, the 3 Astronauts would have either burned up, or skipped off Earth’s atmosphere to spend eternity in space…

Then again…

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