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The Space Review
Fallen Astronautsflying a suborbital Mercury flight in 1961,then commanded the first Gemini miss
Fallen Astronauts
The Space Review / Posted 11 days ago
flying a suborbital Mercury flight in 1961,then commanded the first Gemini mission in 1965 and was to command the first Apollo mission in 1967. That arguably putting him on track to become one of the first people to set foot on the Moon. Yet,... Read more
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NBC San Diego
Former UCSD Dean Receives Prestigious Science Awardchair of UCSD’s chemistry department and one of the first scientists to analyze
Former UCSD Dean Receives Prestigious Science Award
NBC San Diego / Posted 12 days ago
chair of UCSD’s chemistry department and one of the first scientists to analyze the lunar samples brought back from the Apollo mission won in 1976; Finally, Hans Seuss, who collaborated on the development of the shell model of the atomic nucleus... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Bernard Hickey: Shooting for the housing moona massive price dropBernard Hickey: The great housing down-trou "This is the b
Bernard Hickey: Shooting for the housing moon
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 27 days ago
a massive price dropBernard Hickey: The great housing down-trou "This is the big hairy stretch goal that he called his Apollo mission," she said at Zealandia on Monday. This is of course a laudable target, but it pales in comparison to the... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Study: Space radiation took toll on health of Apollo mission astronautsNew research from Florida State University shows the Apollo mission-era astrona
Study: Space radiation took toll on health of Apollo mission astronauts
Houston Chronicle / Posted 29 days ago
New research from Florida State University shows the Apollo mission-era astronauts are experiencing high rates of cardiovascular problems, many of which have been deadly. Almost half of the deceased Apollo astronauts died from a cardiovascular... Read more
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The Washington Times
Neil Armstrong display celebrates moon landing anniversaryon the moon on July 20, 1969, marking a victory for the United States in the sp
Neil Armstrong display celebrates moon landing anniversary
The Washington Times / Posted a month ago
on the moon on July 20, 1969, marking a victory for the United States in the space race. “The significant thing about the Apollo mission is that it brought not only Americans together with a sense of pride, but it was witnessed all over the... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
By 2050, New Zealand Aims To Be Rid Of Rats, Stoats And Possumsthe mainland. ... It's crazy, [but] think it might be worth a shot." He knew i
By 2050, New Zealand Aims To Be Rid Of Rats, Stoats And Possums
KPBS San Diego / Posted 1 months ago
the mainland. ... It's crazy, [but] think it might be worth a shot." He knew it was ambitious, comparing his idea to the Apollo mission. Two years later, the government has officially agreed on the moonshot proposal. And they've given the vision... Read more
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Mashable
Sorry, Donald Trump, being 'first' in space doesn't matter anymorecase of Apollo, nationalism didn't have staying power. An American hasn't set f
Sorry, Donald Trump, being 'first' in space doesn't matter anymore
Mashable / Posted 1 months ago
case of Apollo, nationalism didn't have staying power. An American hasn't set foot on the moon since 1972, with the last Apollo mission, and public support for space has waned. It might be time to try something different. Instead of taking a... Read more
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The Register
Silicon Valley's contribution to the US Republican Convention: Gaynesscapital wasn't just one city ... Our government was once high tech too." Thiel
Silicon Valley's contribution to the US Republican Convention: Gayness
The Register / Posted 1 months ago
capital wasn't just one city ... Our government was once high tech too." Thiel cited DARPA developing the internet and the Apollo mission as examples of when the US government was leading from the front. But now, he notes, "nuclear bases still use... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Delta native helped with moon landingput their teams’ license plate on the front of the car and fly their flag on to
Delta native helped with moon landing
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 1 months ago
put their teams’ license plate on the front of the car and fly their flag on top. These days, Chow is retired and enjoys Apollo Mission reunions. In a recent NASA get together, the behind the scenes workers like Chow were thanked by one of the... Read more
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