Posted on 2004/09/16

Boing Boing: Xeni flies Zero G – goodbye gravity

“Floating with Dr. Buzz Aldrin in a zero gravity moment during today’s preview flight. While we crouched on the floor waiting for that parabola to hit, Dr. Aldrin, one of the first two humans to touch the moon, told me that today was the first time he’d experienced weightlessness since having felt ‘the real thing in space’ — not counting scuba diving, which he does often because he gets homesick for floating.”

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