"To place a man in a multi-stage rocket and project him into the controlling gravitational field of the moon where the passengers can make scientific observations, perhaps land alive, and then return to earth--all that constitutes a wild dream worthy of Jules Verne. I am bold enough to say that such a man-made voyage will never occur regardless of all future advances."
|8439056||Stick allowing an umbrella to be installed therein|
An easily detachable stick has an umbrella installed therein. The stick includes a grip element having a root portion extending therefrom, the root portion having a platform along an axis direction and a leaf spring installed on the platform, the leaf spring having ...
Umbrella apparatus is provided for use by disc golfers and others. The device includes a hollow, cylindrical, longitudinal member which can provide a storage compartment for an umbrella slidably disposed therein. A suction cup mounted atop the longitudina...
|4214770||Ski pole with wind and sun shield|
The disclosure is of a ski pole having a hollow handle with a wind and sun shield therein. A guideway is disposed in the handle coaxially therewith and a rod is slidable in the guideway. There are a number of radial ribs pivoted at the end of the rod with...