Roger Chaffee - Astronaut, died in a fire on the launch pad while strapped into the Apollo 1 capsule for a test. He posthumously awarded the Congressional Space Medal, Purple Heart and the US Navy Air Medal.
Astronaut Scott Kelly will return home to Houston after a #YearInSpace! Kelly's plane is now expected to land no earlier than 1:50 a.m. EST on March 3. NASA TV coverage will begin approximately 15 minutes earlier. Watch live on NASA Television: http://go.nasa.gov/1TRPtUZ
After a year in space, Scott Kelly returns 2 inches taller
After a year in space, Scott Kelly returns 2 inches taller http://www.usatoday.com/story/tech/nation-now/2016/03/03/after-year-space-scott-kelly-returned-2-inches-taller/81262998/#utm_sguid=143683,40be5413-2ffe-7be1-a514-c8acf82051be
Designer Demna Gvasa's Balenciaga debut at Paris Fashion Week
On Sunday, the 34-year-old designer Demna Gvasalia presented his Balenciaga debut – generally acknowledged to be the most hotly anticipated show of the autumn/winter 2016 season – in a nodule-nobbled room on a sound stage of the French television station Canal Plus. It was an “anechoic” chamber – meaning non-reflective, echo-free. Said spaces imitate infinite dimensions. They are insulated from exterior noise. They allow you to listen in pure silence.