Next to the moon landing this may be the biggest day in the history of NASA. Check this link to see how everything needed to go just right for it to work...and it did.
Sound stage in the Hollywood back lots.
As a nation we're already well behind almost every other modern nation on the planet when it comes to math and sciences.
It is time that we pushed knowledge again and stop this backward grind that we're on.
Oregon State's Earth, Oceanic and Atmospheric sciences department built the atmospheric model used for the expedition.