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News.com.au
A guy wins $1 million on Channel 9’s Hot Seat tonight, but could you?Basketball C: Baseball D: Cricket QUESTION 13 Which astronaut served as a U
A guy wins $1 million on Channel 9’s Hot Seat tonight, but could you?
News.com.au / Posted 4 hours ago
Basketball C: Baseball D: Cricket QUESTION 13 Which astronaut served as a US senator for over two decades? A: Alan Shepard B: Neil Armstrong C: Buzz Aldrin D: John Glenn QUESTION 14 Which of these English royals was not put to... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
New Hampshire deems mill, building historic placestwo nominations. The first is a Colonial Revival building in Derry once owned b
New Hampshire deems mill, building historic places
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 4 days ago
two nominations. The first is a Colonial Revival building in Derry once owned by Frederick Shepard, uncle of astronaut Alan Shepard. He donated the building in 1929 to house the Taylor Library, which is part of the East Derry Historic... Read more
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BBC News
Jade Rabbit: China's Moon rover diesRabbit joins 60 American and Russian space vehicles, three Apollo buggies and t
Jade Rabbit: China's Moon rover dies
BBC News / Posted 4 days ago
Rabbit joins 60 American and Russian space vehicles, three Apollo buggies and two golf balls - hit by astronaut Alan Shepard - left behind on the Moon. China sent its first astronaut into space in 2003, and since then has taken huge... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
History: Jazz legend 'Bird' Parker bornbecame a “human computer” for NASA, calculating the trajectories for space flig
History: Jazz legend 'Bird' Parker born
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 5 days ago
became a “human computer” for NASA, calculating the trajectories for space flights, including the first American in space, Alan Shepard, the Apollo 11 mission to the moon and the Apollo 13’s safe return to earth. In 2015, she was awarded the... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
Throwback or Throw away- On a Thursday I walked into a local watering hole during the Rockets-Knicks s
Throwback or Throw away
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 10 days ago
- On a Thursday I walked into a local watering hole during the Rockets-Knicks series in 1994 and lo and behold Astronaut Alan Shepard was sitting with some people. An NBC producer gasped and said..."Look it's Alan Shepard". Shepard looked at our... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Hidden Figures is the new film celebrating the African-American women behind the moon landingfor African-American’s often didn’t stretch past eighth grade, Johnson went on
Hidden Figures is the new film celebrating the African-American women behind the moon landing
Irish Examiner / Posted 12 days ago
for African-American’s often didn’t stretch past eighth grade, Johnson went on to calculate the flight trajectory for Alan Shepard – the first American in space – and supply some of the theory for the Apollo landing. Pharrell is doing the... Read more
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The Verge
Taraji P. Henson is a barrier-busting NASA mathematician in the first trailer for Hidden Figuresprograms. Johnson, played by Taraji P. Henson in the film, is known for calcula
Taraji P. Henson is a barrier-busting NASA mathematician in the first trailer for Hidden Figures
The Verge / Posted 13 days ago
programs. Johnson, played by Taraji P. Henson in the film, is known for calculating the trajectory for the flight of Alan Shepard, the first American in space. Hidden Figures tells the story of Johnson’s involvement in the 1962 spaceflight... Read more
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The Inyo Register
July 31)French author and illustrator (b. 1908) 1997 – Olaf Kopvillem, Estonian-Canadi
July 31)
The Inyo Register / Posted 29 days ago
French author and illustrator (b. 1908) 1997 – Olaf Kopvillem, Estonian-Canadian conductor and composer (b. 1926) 1998 – Alan Shepard, American admiral, pilot, and astronaut (b. 1923) 1998 – Robert Young, American actor and singer (b.... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
#HerefordSC: Hereford, home to the sixth man to walk on the moonto Artesia, New Mexico. Mitchell was aboard the Apollo 14 mission that went to
#HerefordSC: Hereford, home to the sixth man to walk on the moon
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 30 days ago
to Artesia, New Mexico. Mitchell was aboard the Apollo 14 mission that went to the Moon in 1971, along with astronauts Alan Shepard and Stuart Roosa. The shuttle launched on January 31 and returned to Earth nine days later. He became the sixth... Read more
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