Tuesday, July 10, 2012

520. One man versus the end of the world

On July 4th, 2014 the United States anchored The Eye of Atlantis - the most powerful space telescope in the world - at it's final location in the middle of the Pacific Ocean.
Thirty-two days later, it discovered a killer asteroid headed for Earth.
Within twenty minutes, the President was informed there was no contingency plan.
In Wyoming, one man continued building his rocket until the last possible moment.