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NASA sent me a gift! Answered

hey guys, If you have or haven't known I've been an active participant in the NASA moonbuggy program throughout highschool.

Every year NASA has a competition where schools, colleges, and universities throughout the world create moonbuggys and compete on a "moon course" in Huntsville Alabama for the fastest time (if the moon buggy even makes it across the terrain)

Anyway, while I was in the competition there was a special event where you can have pizza with the "pioneers" (the archaic dudes that actually made the moonbuggy). It was an offer that I couldn't reject! So, I attended the secret meeting and we got to ask the "pioneers" questions.

My question basically was: "If you had today's technology, what would you change about the moonbuggy?"

I was looking for an answer that describes a superconducting hovercraft, but they instead talked about changing the radiator (lol, well it an awesome experience either way).

What I didn't know was that my question was nominated for the "best question award" and they sent me a lunar rover book signed by the pioneers ( “Sonny” Morea, the project manager of all the space procedures at the time signed it. I don't know if it means anything to anyone these days, but it means somethin' to me!)

Thats all. Thanks guys!


Thanks, All you need is the material and 34.6 million dollars and you could have a working moon buggy!

Nice! Now I really want to browse that book :D

Oh, that is genuinely awesome!