- Fri, 09:20: simultaneously watching the launch on NASAtv, Google Earth, and Twitter. #sts135
- Fri, 09:45: RT @neiltyson: Many lament the shuttle era's end. But it was boldly going where hundreds had gone before. Time to go new places.
- Fri, 11:03: RT @neiltyson: The entire half-century budget of NASA equals the current two year budget of the US military.
- Fri, 11:03: RT @neiltyson: NASA costs Americans half a penny on a tax dollar. That fraction of a bill is not wide enough from the edge to reach the ink.
- Fri, 11:04: RT @neiltyson: Other than the waging of War, the ISS (assembled by Shuttle) is the most successful collaboration of nations there ever was.