Posts Tagged: Laika

Lower Orbits: Remembering Gherman Titov


His story is more than just a story about space, but also a story about history and how it moves. How time and space bend, burn, warp, and ignore. ...more

The Sunday Rumpus Essay: Tinfoil Astronaut


Every time I leap there is a chance I will fall, and every time I fall there is a chance I will finally crack my head open like a Faberge egg and luminous black spiders will crawl out to mark the outline of my body with blinking stars and black thread. ...more