2011 in Review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2011 annual report for this blog.

Here’s an excerpt:

The concert hall at the Syndey Opera House holds 2,700 people. This blog was viewed about 9,000 times in 2011. If it were a concert at Sydney Opera House, it would take about 3 sold-out performances for that many people to see it.

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Retrospective: 2011


“Enjoy the little things, for one day you may look back and realize they were the big things.”
–Robert Brault

As 2011 draws to a close, I’m very pleased to celebrate three years of postings on Leading Space.  These three years have borne witness to a number of changes in human spaceflight, some very fundamental.  Along the way I’ve written about my role in my tiny corner of the human spaceflight world, and also commented on space policy matters and the associated leadership (or lack thereof) coming from Capitol Hill and the White House.  In any case, a number of postings here on Leading Space have gained traction with you, the reading audience, for which I thank you.  You make Leading Space what it is, and it wouldn’t be it without you.  Today’s retrospective will look back at 2011 viewed through those postings, and conclude with a brief look ahead to 2012.

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