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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 yesterday
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 yesterday
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 3 days 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 4 days 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 5 days 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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The Arizona Republic
47 years after Apollo 11's moon landing, an ASU professor has the best view on Earthover from the rocket blast when astronauts left the surface. But in 2012, Robin
47 years after Apollo 11's moon landing, an ASU professor has the best view on Earth
The Arizona Republic / Posted 6 days ago
over from the rocket blast when astronauts left the surface. But in 2012, Robinson's cameras did spot five flags from other Apollo missions. NASA released the Apollo 11 photos, along with images showing other mission landing sites. The Lunar... Read more
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Middletown Times Herald-Record
West Point cemetery set to expandwalk in space; he later died with two other astronauts in a fire on the launch
West Point cemetery set to expand
Middletown Times Herald-Record / Posted 14 days ago
walk in space; he later died with two other astronauts in a fire on the launch pad during pre-launch testing for the first Apollo mission in 1967. Gen. H. Norman Schwarzkopf: A West Point graduate who was commander of coalition forces in the 1991... Read more
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Wired News
Explore Space (and Earth) With These Tiny, Magical ScenesHe calls it “an introspective exploration of exploration.” Space has intrigued
Explore Space (and Earth) With These Tiny, Magical Scenes
Wired News / Posted 20 days ago
He calls it “an introspective exploration of exploration.” Space has intrigued Finger since childhood, when he pasted Apollo mission news clippings into a scrapbook. He became fascinated by Voyager 1 when it flew beyond the heliosphere into... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Technology helps rockets stick their landingsheld a single person. I recall convincing my parents to let me stay home from s
Technology helps rockets stick their landings
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 27 days ago
held a single person. I recall convincing my parents to let me stay home from school to watch every Mercury, Gemini, and Apollo mission as it launched. I don't recall noticing that the rockets that were used were significantly different than the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Watch Nasa test the biggest rocket ever made: SLS booster final testdevelopment of Orion has helped reawakened some of the atmosphere of exploratio
Watch Nasa test the biggest rocket ever made: SLS booster final test
Daily Mail / Posted 28 days ago
development of Orion has helped reawakened some of the atmosphere of exploration that surrounded Nasa during the Apollo missions that first landed mankind on the moon. But with almost exactly 42 years between the last Apollo mission,... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Watch rocket booster test for Space Launch Systemcapsule out to near the moon and back. The following mission, Exploration Miss
Watch rocket booster test for Space Launch System
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 28 days ago
capsule out to near the moon and back. The following mission, Exploration Mission-2 (EM-2) will be a manned mission. That is slated for 2023, and will be the first time humans have gone beyond low Earth orbit since the final Apollo mission in... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Space craft will take a selfie on the moonengineer in global race to land robotic lunar craft AS a boy, David Shteinman
Space craft will take a selfie on the moon
Daily Telegraph / Posted 30 days ago
engineer in global race to land robotic lunar craft AS a boy, David Shteinman watched man land on the moon in the Apollo mission. Now as an industrial engineer, Mr Shteinman is about to realise his dream of launching a craft into... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Apollo Astronauts Touch Down In San DiegoFormer Astronaut Buzz Aldrin, one of the first two people to walk on the moon,
Apollo Astronauts Touch Down In San Diego
KPBS San Diego / Posted 1 months ago
Former Astronaut Buzz Aldrin, one of the first two people to walk on the moon, talks to KPBS about his Apollo mission, outside of the San Diego Air and Space Museum, June 23, 2016. Four Apollo astronauts and three flight directors visited the San... Read more

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