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Daily Mail
Truth of image claiming to show Neil Armstrong's breakfast before moonOne odd meal for mankind? Truth behind Reddit image claiming to depict Neil Arm
Truth of image claiming to show Neil Armstrong's breakfast before moon
Daily Mail / Posted 12 hours ago
One odd meal for mankind? Truth behind Reddit image claiming to depict Neil Armstrong eating fried chicken and peaches for his last breakfast before moon mission Image of alleged last breakfast has been drawing lots of attention on web Sadly the... Read more
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Gamasutra
What Metal Gear Solid 3 Teaches Us About Hyperreality[Writer Zoran Iovanovici examines the third title in the Metal Gear Solid franc
What Metal Gear Solid 3 Teaches Us About Hyperreality
Gamasutra / Posted 16 hours ago
[Writer Zoran Iovanovici examines the third title in the Metal Gear Solid franchise, Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater, looking at the acclaimed title's focus on deception and "the struggle to gain understanding in the sea of messages which may or may... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Coming of AgeDespite it being a good story, the vast majority of us didn't walk two miles to
Coming of Age
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 2 days ago
Despite it being a good story, the vast majority of us didn't walk two miles to school in knee deep snow, uphill both ways-like many of our stories begin. Most Boomers spent our early years in the '50s with Davy Crockett and his coonskin cap, but we... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Take your Young Eagle to fly - PabloG by Paul GiannamoreTake your Young Eagle to fly My brother, the Home Office in Wichita, answered
Take your Young Eagle to fly - PabloG by Paul Giannamore
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 5 days ago
Take your Young Eagle to fly My brother, the Home Office in Wichita, answered my question about how some steelworker's kid from Steubenville decided to go into aviation by saying the airplanes flying into the airport at Wintersville intrigued him.... Read more
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The Space Review
Moonshots and Snapshots of Project ApolloUniv. of New Mexico Press, 2015 hardcover, 272 pp., illus. ISBN 978-0-8263-55
Moonshots and Snapshots of Project Apollo
The Space Review / Posted 7 days ago
Univ. of New Mexico Press, 2015 hardcover, 272 pp., illus. ISBN 978-0-8263-5594-2 In Spaceshots and Snapshots of Projects Mercury and Gemini, John Bisney and J.L. Pickering offered a different take on a familiar topic: a history of Mercury and... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Crowdfunding raises $720,000 to restore Neil Armstrong spacesuitWASHINGTON - The Smithsonian's first shot at online crowdfunding ended Wednesda
Crowdfunding raises $720,000 to restore Neil Armstrong spacesuit
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 12 days ago
WASHINGTON - The Smithsonian's first shot at online crowdfunding ended Wednesday after raising a hefty $719,779 to restore the spacesuit that Neil Armstrong wore when he walked on the moon. The official portrait of Neil Armstrong, the first man to... Read more
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PhysOrg
Crowdfunding raises $720,000 to restore Neil Armstrong spacesuitThe Smithsonian's first shot at online crowdfunding ended Wednesday after raisi
Crowdfunding raises $720,000 to restore Neil Armstrong spacesuit
PhysOrg / Posted 12 days ago
The Smithsonian's first shot at online crowdfunding ended Wednesday after raising a hefty $719,779 to restore the spacesuit that Neil Armstrong wore when he walked on the moon. A total of 9,477 people contributed to the month-long Kickstarter... Read more
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WAFF 48 News Huntsville
Another Small Step Reached by Smithsonian: Reboot the Suit(s)500,000 pledges were needed for Neil Armstrong's Apollo 11 spacesuit. On Tuesd
Another Small Step Reached by Smithsonian: Reboot the Suit(s)
WAFF 48 News Huntsville / Posted 13 days ago
500,000 pledges were needed for Neil Armstrong's Apollo 11 spacesuit. On Tuesday, it reached another; 200,000 more to preserve Alan Shepard's Mercury suit. The Smithsonian met it's "lofty" goals to preserve the historic spacesuits in time for the... Read more
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The Atlantic
Smithsonian Kickstarter Campaign Raised Over $700,000 for Neil Armstrong's SpacesuitHow much is Neil Armstrong’s spacesuit worth? If crowdsourcing is a good measu
Smithsonian Kickstarter Campaign Raised Over $700,000 for Neil Armstrong's Spacesuit
The Atlantic / Posted 13 days ago
How much is Neil Armstrong’s spacesuit worth? If crowdsourcing is a good measure, more than $700,000. More than 9,000 people have donated that much to a Kickstarter campaign by the Smithsonian Institution to “Reboot the Suit” and conserve the... Read more
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Newser
An Apollo 14 Astronaut Described as 'Honorable and Truthful' Says Extra-Terrestrials Changed World History– A veteran US astronaut says the Cold War ended peacefully because extra-terre
An Apollo 14 Astronaut Described as 'Honorable and Truthful' Says Extra-Terrestrials Changed World History
Newser / Posted 14 days ago
– A veteran US astronaut says the Cold War ended peacefully because extra-terrestrials visited Earth and kept nuclear war from happening, Fox News reports. Edgar Mitchell, who flew on Apollo 14 and was the sixth man to walk on the moon, says his... Read more
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Daily Mail
'Aliens tried to save America from nuclear war', says former astronaut'Aliens tried to save America from nuclear war': UFOs shot at missiles in White
'Aliens tried to save America from nuclear war', says former astronaut
Daily Mail / Posted 19 days ago
'Aliens tried to save America from nuclear war': UFOs shot at missiles in White Sands to protect Earth, claims former astronaut Comment made by Edgar Mitchell, the sixth man to walk on the moon He says UFO stories from high-ranking military... Read more
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Minot Daily News
Dale BarsnessDale A. Barsness of the Villages, Fla., passed away Saturday, Aug. 8, 2015,
Dale Barsness
Minot Daily News / Posted 21 days ago
Dale A. Barsness of the Villages, Fla., passed away Saturday, Aug. 8, 2015, at the age of 80. He is survived by: his wife of 54 years, Shirley, and their children David, Dana (Davis) and Kari (LePouttre). Six grand- children,... Read more
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CNN
Smithsonian Kickstarter campaign preserves space suitOn July 20, 1969, the Apollo 11 mission put the first humans on the moon. Neil
Smithsonian Kickstarter campaign preserves space suit
CNN / Posted a month ago
On July 20, 1969, the Apollo 11 mission put the first humans on the moon. Neil Armstrong famously commemorated his first steps on the moon by saying, "That's one small step for man, one giant leap for mankind." Edwin "Buzz" Aldrin, Armstrong's... Read more

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