Aviator

Mortimer Mishkin – The Lancet

Pioneering neuroscientist who studied the neurobiological mechanisms of perception and memory. He was born in Fitchburg, MA, USA on December 13, 1926, and died in Bethesda, MD, USA on October 2, 2021, at the age of 94. When neuroscientist Mortimer Mishkin joined the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) in …

Read More »

16-foot-tall “Flyboy” sculpture by artist Hebru Brantley unveiled at The Battery

All photos: NYC Parks / Malcolm Pinckney A 16-foot-tall steel and fiberglass sculpture of a superhero has been installed at The Battery in Lower Manhattan. Designed by artist Hebru Brantley, the work, called The great debate, is part of a series featuring the character of Flyboy, a crime fighter wearing …

Read More »

NASA veteran astronauts Michael Lopez-Alegria, Pamela Melroy and Scott Kelly inducted into the American Astronaut Hall of Fame® at the Kennedy Space Center

NASA veteran astronauts Michael Lopez-Alegria, Pamela Melroy and Scott Kelly inducted into the American Astronaut Hall of Fame® at the Kennedy Space Center Press Release From: Kennedy Space Center Visitor Center Posted: Monday November 15 2021 Veteran NASA astronauts Michael Lopez-Alegria, vice president of business development for Axiom Space, Pamela …

Read More »

Army tests new helicopter-mounted Gatling XM915 machine gun

In recent tests at Yuma Proving Ground, Arizona, the military tested a new 20mm Gatling-style machine gun for the very first time. According to a November 3 press release, the machine gun is being tested as an addition to the Army’s next generation Future Vertical Lift (FVL) and Future Attack …

Read More »

Grant Cutler Obituary (1924 – 2021) – Salt Lake City, UT

Grant McEwan Cutler 1924 – 2021 Our beloved husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather and wonderful friend passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his family on November 1, 2021 from age-related causes. He was 97 years old. Grant was born in Salt Lake City, Utah on February 2, 1924, to Alfred …

Read More »