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The mission with your space souvenir card launches this Sunday, May 22nd, 2022!   Recently updated !

If you are a Kickstarter backer for GOODNIGHT MOON BASE, this is a major announcement to share. I recently received the word from John “JP” Powell at JP Aerospace that the weather conditions in the stratosphere have *finally* improved in the western USA. We have been waiting more than six months for this situation to happen. Mission […]


Your favorite top sources for space news and commentary?

We are fortunate to be living in exciting times for space exploration. It’s a space exploration renaissance! If you are reading this blog post, you probably love watching or hearing news and commentary about the latest space pursuit efforts. Thanks for making this one of your sources! What are the others? Would they be YouTube […]


GOODNIGHT MOON BASE now available as Kindle eBook on Amazon

Just in time for Christmas 2021! If you or your child reads bedtime books on a tablet or digital reader, you can enter the enchanting world of a moon base and imagine falling asleep in this inspiring world of science, technology, and wonder. Click the image or this link to open the page on Amazon. […]


The first editions of GOODNIGHT MOON BASE land today 1

A journey two years in the making comes to an exciting milestone today. At the end of 2019, I concluded that the most effective way to foster future generations of rocket scientists was to start as early and as young as possible. That meant reaching out to and connecting with toddlers and infants. For those […]


These 6 Tips Are the Key to Achieving Your Goals

From Brett — this is a guest post from Patrick Young at Able USA (ableusa.info). He is a fan of this website and is doing admirable, heroic work at Able USA. If you’re someone with special needs or caring for someone with special needs in America (or anywhere in the world for that matter) you […]


How To Be a Rocket Scientist – the book is back in print!

Happy news for anyone who wants to blaze their own trail into a fun and rewarding career in aerospace or aviation! “How To Be a Rocket Scientist: 10 Tips to Enter the Aerospace Field and Launch the Career of Your Dreams” has been republished! In both paperback and ebook formats! Ready for a “reality check” […]


The official website for “Goodnight Moon Base” has launched!

Thanks in big part to the successful Kickstarter campaign for this children’s bedtime book, I am thrilled to reveal an initial version of the official website for GOODNIGHT MOON BASE. This website will grow and evolve over time. If you haven’t signed up to learn more about the book as it gets closer to publication […]


My first-hand account of the Alpha rocket launch by Firefly Aerospace

OVERVIEW On September 2, 2021, the first rocket from the space exploration startup company Firefly Aerospace made its first attempt at launch. It was the boldest first rocket launch attempt ever in the history of humankind: to go directly into orbit on the very first try with the first rocket engineered and produced by a […]