Explorers are people who travel into uncharted territory for adventure and discovery
My name is Simon King.
In 1954, four years before I was born, Hergé wrote and illustrated a book called Explorers on the Moon. It starred his cartoon hero reporter Tintin and completed the story that had begun in his previous book – Destination Moon.
In 1969 a real person made the same journey as Tintin
Both the book and the remarkable real journey have played a major part in influencing the things that have, motivated, amused and inspired me.
I am fascinated by the Apollo moon programme,
I am excited by new technologies,
I am overwhelmed by the opportunities that our increasingly connected and collaborative network offers us.
I started this blog to give relief to my family and friends.
So here I can indulge my interests and invite you to do the same