April 21, 2011 The University of Memphis celebrated Earth Day Thursday

April 21, 2011 The University of Memphis celebrated Earth Day Thursday

April 21, 2011 TheUniversityof Memphis celebrated Earth Day Thursday. From left, Price Wright and Anna Chachanidze, of the Barbara K Lipman School admire a model of the Dream Rocket, a 365 foot Saturn V Moon Rocket covered a giant patchwork quilt. Artwork in which is submitted to the Dream Rocket project, ultimately will be assembled together side by side to create a single massive 32,000 sq. foot cover in which will wrap a 365 foot Saturn V Moon Rocket at the U.S. Space & Rocket Center in Huntsville, Alabama. Volunteers & participants are currently working steadily to collect between 5,000 & 8,000 handmade artworks from individuals, schools, & groups around the world. The wrapping date will be in May and June of 2014. 

Photo by Mike Maple
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Day In Pictures – April 21, 2011
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