From gizmodo.com – Hutchinson, Kansas isn’t the kind of place you’d wind up if you weren’t looking to. The placid prairie town sits a solid hour’s drive south of I-70, the interstate that most travelers use to blow across 425 miles of Kansas cornfield and cattle pasture as quickly as possible. But as soon as I entered the silver-roofed museum, which is flanked by an authentic Mercury-Redstone Launch Vehicle and a Gemini-Titan II rocket, I knew the extra hours of driving were going to be worth it. After all, how often is one greeted at the door by a Blackbird spy plane?
PODCAST: Steve Warnek – Space Opera Society
Interview with former Star Trek episode co-writer for DS9’s The Abandoned to chat about a new venture the Space Opera Society which hopes to preserve a staple of science fiction story telling.We also chat about the pitching of story ideas that Steve had with Paramount for Star Trek Voyager and Enterprise. We examine the mixed Star Trek productions being done with fans and pros. .....