Wonderful article on Mike Melvill, the guy who flew the SpaceShipOne into space over Mojave this week, <a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2004/06/23/national/23pilot.html?adxnnl=1&adxnnlx=1088182871-HI2ZLuZP7F30D8gtGDJreQ">here</a>. It's by non-reader but talented New York Times writer John Schwartz.
Wonderful article on Mike Melvill, the guy who flew the SpaceShipOne into space over Mojave this week, here. It's by non-reader but talented New York Times writer John Schwartz.
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