Emily Carney is a writer, space enthusiast, and creator of the This Space Available space blog, published since 2010. In January 2019, Emily’s This Space Available blog was incorporated into the National Space Society’s blog. The content of Emily’s blog can be accessed via the This Space Available blog category.
Note: The views expressed in This Space Available are those of the author and should not be considered as representing the positions or views of the National Space Society.
"*Probably* died quickly." Who's to say the bat didn't hold its breath? Until… the external tank was destroyed in its fiery plunge back into the atmosphere over the Indian Ocean. Okay, so, the bat is dead.
Yep. Until space bat discovered why the space shuttle was best described by Cracked.com as "stabbing through the sky with fire and math."