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KECI Missoula
July 21WorldCom Inc. files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. At the time it was th
July 21
KECI Missoula / Posted 6 days ago
WorldCom Inc. files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. At the time it was the largest bankruptcy in U.S. history. 1998: Alan Shepard, the naval aviator and NASA astronaut who in 1961 became the second person, and the first American, to travel... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
6 things we left behind on the moonwhich still work and help determine the distance from the Earth to the moon. -
6 things we left behind on the moon
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 6 days ago
which still work and help determine the distance from the Earth to the moon. -- Golf balls: Three golf balls, one of which Alan Shepard says flew for "miles and miles" after he hit it. Lunar rovers: Three Lunar Roving Vehicles. Though some of... Read more
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Philly.com
Murphy: A midsummer assessment of the Philliesfriendliness according to ESPN's park factor metrics, and the first two of whic
Murphy: A midsummer assessment of the Phillies
Philly.com / Posted 14 days ago
friendliness according to ESPN's park factor metrics, and the first two of which can make even mediocre hitters feel like Alan Shepard on the moon (the Diamondbacks, Twins and Rockies also happen to rank 27th, 28th and 29th in the majors in team... Read more
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WESH 2 Orlando
Kennedy Space Center unveils plans for new Astronaut Hall of FameSpace Center Visitor Complex Thursday revealed plans for a renewed, interactive
Kennedy Space Center unveils plans for new Astronaut Hall of Fame
WESH 2 Orlando / Posted 26 days ago
Space Center Visitor Complex Thursday revealed plans for a renewed, interactive Astronaut Hall of Fame. Most remember Alan Shepard as a silver-suited daredevil who in 1961 climbed aboard a Mercury-Redstone rocket and became the first American... Read more

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