Zero gravity yes, zero dollars no | March 7, 2008 | Mountain View Voice | Mountain View Online |


http://mv-voice.com/print/story/print/2008/03/07/zero-gravity-yes-zero-dollars-no


Mountain View Voice

- March 7, 2008

Zero gravity yes, zero dollars no

Space tourism tickets can set you back $20 million — or $4,000 for a weightless ride at Moffett

by Angela Hey

Last month, the Computer History Museum hosted Charles Simonyi, a former Microsoft executive who paid $20 million for a vacation on the International Space Station. In the form of a play-by-play recounting of his adventure, he gave some fascinating, personal insights into space travel.

This story contains 639 words.

If you are a paid subscriber, check to make sure you have logged in. Otherwise our system cannot recognize you as having full free access to our site.

If you are a paid print subscriber and haven't yet set up an online account, click here to get your online account activated.

Angela Hey can be reached at amhey@techviser.com.

Comments

There are no comments yet for this post