South Carolina’s interesting connection to outer space

South Carolina has always had an interesting connection to outer space and the universe. Stories of¬†atomic bombs to centers welcoming extraterrestrial life forms to earth have become popular destinations for travel seekers looking to uncover the strange and unusual. Among the stories itched into South Carolina history are three astronauts whose drive pushed them to … Continue reading South Carolina’s interesting connection to outer space

The Challenger Astronauts: Day of Remembrance

Today marks the 30th anniversary of the Space Shuttle Challengers fatal disaster. This tragedy claimed all seven lives onboard. Among the astronauts was Ronald McNair a South Carolina native who was also the second African American to fly in space.