NASA - Mars Exploration Rover B (MER-B) “Opportunity” patch.
October 16, 2014
Image above: This vista from NASA’s Mars Exploration Rover Opportunity shows “Wdowiak Ridge,” from left foreground to center, as part of a northward look with the rover’s tracks…
He said to himself: ‘Not everyone will like me. But there will be those who will accept me just for what I am. I will develop myself to such a point of excellence, intelligence, and brilliance that I can see through any problem and deal with any crisis. I will become such a master of my own abilities and career that there will be a place for me. People of all races will need me and not be able to do without me.’ And that’s just what he did.
|—||Leonard Nimoy, explaining how Spock dealt with prejudice aimed at his Vulcan-human parentage in response to a letter from a mixed-race girl struggling with real-world racism. (via finallyfrontiered)|
Danger close! I loved finally getting to do a #AliensLegacy event! My first event getting to troop with some fine fellow #colonialmarines, some crew of the #nostromo and a REAL tram/buggy from the original #alien movie! Everything was awesome. Special thanks to George Takacs for letting me borrow his uber screen accurate kit!
"See those guys over there? Ya go yabba dabba fuck yourselves!" The Earth bound Marines aren’t the only victims of budget cuts. Hard times have hit the #colonialmarines as well. #Aliens #AliensLegacy. Even in the future of space travel the marines are still issued Vietnam era web gear!
35 years of #Alien! Very cool new friends today…work on some ship called the #nostromo. Parker, Dallas, Ripley and Lambert!
#Aliens 35th Anniversary! Chicago Battalion of #AlienLegacy and our favorite space trucker crew! #alien #colonialmarines #xenomorph #HRGiger #USSSulaco #nostromo