Although NASA has only just begun to figure out how to fulfill President Bush’s goal of sending astronauts back to the moon and to Mars, the space agency’s Glenn Research Center in Cleveland expects a major part in the endeavor.
Glenn Center execs expect to receive lunar, Mars work The Plain Dealer
Animation film festival brimming with fun The Plain Dealer
People who love animation but can’t take the bad-taste-and-gore-fest that is “Spike and Mike’s Sick and Twisted Festival of Animation” should find that “The Animation Show” is just their speed. “The Animation Show” screens this weekend at the Cleveland Cinematheque. Show times are 9:30 p.m. tomorrow, 7:30 p.m. Saturday and 8:50 p.m. Sunday.
Epcot flight to Mars is set for takeoff The Plain Dealer
The newest thrill ride at Walt Disney World’s Epcot is a simulated rocket flight to Mars heavy on “Gee whiz” and G-forces. It remains to be seen whether Mission: Space also will lift the theme park’s flagging attendance skyward. Mission: Space made its debut for journalists this month and officially launches Aug. 15, with a grand opening celebration slated for October.