Editorials

07/30/2015 - 10:29am
It is July 14, 2015, about 8:49 PM at the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Lab (APL), and the room is packed with reporters, invited guests, and mission and spacecraft engineers whose work is done and they await the outcome of their fourteen years of labor. On the big screen is the image of the mission control room a few yards away and Alice Bowman, the very pleasant, motherly-looking...