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CNET
Wee Mercury is getting even smallerto cool and the planet contracts," said lead author Tom Watters, Smithsonian se
Wee Mercury is getting even smaller
CNET / Posted 6 hours ago
to cool and the planet contracts," said lead author Tom Watters, Smithsonian senior scientist at the National Air and Space Museum in Washington, in a statement. This is consistent with Mercury's active, internally generated magnetic field.... Read more
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Daily Mail
Mercury is SHRINKING: Stunning images reveal planet is still activeto cool and the planet contacts,’ said lead author Tom Watters, Smithsonian sen
Mercury is SHRINKING: Stunning images reveal planet is still active
Daily Mail / Posted 13 hours ago
to cool and the planet contacts,’ said lead author Tom Watters, Smithsonian senior scientist at the National Air and Space Museum in Washington DC. A series of cliff-like landforms discovered on the surface of Mercury suggest it is... Read more
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PhysOrg
Mercury found to be tectonically activeMercury's interior continues to cool." said Watters, of the Center for Earth an
Mercury found to be tectonically active
PhysOrg / Posted 17 hours ago
Mercury's interior continues to cool." said Watters, of the Center for Earth and Planetary Studies at the National Air and Space Museum. Active faulting, paired with evidence for ancient faulting and also the recent discovery by PSI Senior... Read more
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Market Watch
China fires up world’s biggest radio telescope — but selfies could jam its hunt for aliensarea reserved for the FAST project. The park includes a space-themed hotel, a t
China fires up world’s biggest radio telescope — but selfies could jam its hunt for aliens
Market Watch / Posted 18 hours ago
area reserved for the FAST project. The park includes a space-themed hotel, a tourist information center and a space museum. From a sight-seeing platform nearby, visitors can peek into the gigantic dish from above. But tourists will not... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
A look at Apollo astronauts' 'graffiti' inside the historic moon capsuleearlier this year and late last year during an exhaustive 3-D scan of the modul
A look at Apollo astronauts' 'graffiti' inside the historic moon capsule
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
earlier this year and late last year during an exhaustive 3-D scan of the module at the Smithsonian's National Air and Space Museum. On July 20, Armstrong and Aldrin reached the moon in a landing module that had detached from the command... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
September 24Earth, completing the first unmanned round trip to moon. Pictured is a model of
September 24
KTXS Abilene / Posted 3 days ago
Earth, completing the first unmanned round trip to moon. Pictured is a model of the Luna 16 lander spacecraft in Moscow's Space Museum. 1970: Smokey Robinson & the Miracles release the song "The Tears of a Clown." The song quickly became a No. 1... Read more
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KECI Missoula
September 24Earth, completing the first unmanned round trip to moon. Pictured is a model of
September 24
KECI Missoula / Posted 3 days ago
Earth, completing the first unmanned round trip to moon. Pictured is a model of the Luna 16 lander spacecraft in Moscow's Space Museum. 1970: Smokey Robinson & the Miracles release the song "The Tears of a Clown." The song quickly became a No. 1... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
September 24Earth, completing the first unmanned round trip to moon. Pictured is a model of
September 24
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 3 days ago
Earth, completing the first unmanned round trip to moon. Pictured is a model of the Luna 16 lander spacecraft in Moscow's Space Museum. 1970: Smokey Robinson & the Miracles release the song "The Tears of a Clown." The song quickly became a No. 1... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
September 24Earth, completing the first unmanned round trip to moon. Pictured is a model of
September 24
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 3 days ago
Earth, completing the first unmanned round trip to moon. Pictured is a model of the Luna 16 lander spacecraft in Moscow's Space Museum. 1970: Smokey Robinson & the Miracles release the song "The Tears of a Clown." The song quickly became a No. 1... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
September 24Earth, completing the first unmanned round trip to moon. Pictured is a model of
September 24
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 3 days ago
Earth, completing the first unmanned round trip to moon. Pictured is a model of the Luna 16 lander spacecraft in Moscow's Space Museum. 1970: Smokey Robinson & the Miracles release the song "The Tears of a Clown." The song quickly became a No. 1... Read more
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New Kerala
Ali Baba affiliate in China to launch first e-commerce satellite - newkerala.com #122979announced plans to launch the satellite in cooperation with the China Academy o
Ali Baba affiliate in China to launch first e-commerce satellite - newkerala.com #122979
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
announced plans to launch the satellite in cooperation with the China Academy of Launch Vehicle Technology and the China Space Museum. According to the report, one example of benefit to consumers would be that the best and freshest vegetables... Read more
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Boise Weekly
Living History: 'Museum Comes to Life' Will Fill Julia Davis Park SaturdayMuseum Comes to Life Day is Saturday, Sept. 24. While the Idaho Historical Mus
Living History: 'Museum Comes to Life' Will Fill Julia Davis Park Saturday
Boise Weekly / Posted 3 days ago
Museum Comes to Life Day is Saturday, Sept. 24. While the Idaho Historical Museum gets a new $17 million facelift—expected to be completed in December—the Idaho Historical Society will go ahead with its annual Museum Comes to Life this weekend, just... Read more
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The Economic Times
Alibaba plans to launch world's first e-commerce satellitePeople's Daily said. The project is in cooperation with the China Academy of L
Alibaba plans to launch world's first e-commerce satellite
The Economic Times / Posted 3 days ago
People's Daily said. The project is in cooperation with the China Academy of Launch Vehicle Technology and the China Space Museum. The three partners aim to further develop space exploration with the help of both space technology and... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Committee wants to build proper memorial at crash site of PSA Flight 182committee is working on a memorial better than the one outside the North Park L
Committee wants to build proper memorial at crash site of PSA Flight 182
KGTV San Diego / Posted 4 days ago
committee is working on a memorial better than the one outside the North Park Library or the small plaque inside the Air & Space Museum in Balboa Park. “It’s not enough. I don’t think. I think these people deserved more. I think the event deserved... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Explore the city with Doors Open YYCof unique categories, from charities and historical sites, to restaurants and s
Explore the city with Doors Open YYC
Calgary Sun / Posted 6 days ago
of unique categories, from charities and historical sites, to restaurants and sports venues. Highlights are: * The Aero Space Museum of Calgary, housed in a drill hall once used by the British Commonwealth Air Training Plan during the Second... Read more
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Daily Press
Food Find: Sweet paella at Marker 20in downtown Hampton, as it has an expansive covered porch that looks out onto E
Food Find: Sweet paella at Marker 20
Daily Press / Posted 6 days ago
in downtown Hampton, as it has an expansive covered porch that looks out onto East Queens Way and the Virginia Air & Space Museum. While the location was easy to choose, the food was a different matter. Marker 20's menu focuses on seafood.... Read more
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People Magazine
Adele In the Big Apple! 8 Highlights from Her First Night at Madison Square Gardentold the crowd what she'd been up to since landing in the Big Apple. "This morn
Adele In the Big Apple! 8 Highlights from Her First Night at Madison Square Garden
People Magazine / Posted 6 days ago
told the crowd what she'd been up to since landing in the Big Apple. "This morning I went to the Intrepid [Sea, Air, and Space Museum]," she said. "I was not expecting it to be that good! It was raining and I loved it." 2. The other Room Where... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
City council moves San Diego Balboa parking plan forwardcost has increased $30 million since the project was first approved in 2012. J
City council moves San Diego Balboa parking plan forward
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 7 days ago
cost has increased $30 million since the project was first approved in 2012. Jim Kidrick, head of the San Diego Air & Space Museum, said the park's cultural institutions are united behind the plan. Bill Walton, the former basketball great who... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
Plan to remove car traffic from center of Balboa Park moves forwardcost has increased $30 million since the project was first approved in 2012. J
Plan to remove car traffic from center of Balboa Park moves forward
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 7 days ago
cost has increased $30 million since the project was first approved in 2012. Jim Kidrick, head of the San Diego Air & Space Museum, said the park's cultural institutions are united behind the plan. Bill Walton, the former basketball great who... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Anticipating debate, Trump says he thinks system riggedfrom NBC listens as Donald Trump speaks at a forum on national security and vet
Anticipating debate, Trump says he thinks system rigged
Stamford Advocate / Posted 7 days ago
from NBC listens as Donald Trump speaks at a forum on national security and veteransÕ issues at the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum in New York, Sept. 7, 2016. In an event aboard the decommissioned aircraft carrier Intrepid, Lauer was lost at... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Norman Reedus gets love from police for charity worka motorcycle earlier this year with the New York Police Department, through New
Norman Reedus gets love from police for charity work
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
a motorcycle earlier this year with the New York Police Department, through New York and onto the Intrepid (Sea, Air and Space Museum), where we auctioned off a bike for Fleet Week in honour of the U.S. Navy and Marine Corps,” he explains. The... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Early smokejumpers take to skies again with Idaho aircraft visitowner William Harrah. After Harrah's death, Gary Norton of Athol purchased the
Early smokejumpers take to skies again with Idaho aircraft visit
KTVZ Bend / Posted 8 days ago
owner William Harrah. After Harrah's death, Gary Norton of Athol purchased the No. 8 in 1986. Evergreen Aviation and Space Museum in McMinnville, Oregon, acquired the aircraft a few years later and proceeded to restore it to flying... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Springfield Museums named Smithsonian affiliateday also included a presentation titled “Driving Around Mars” by planetary scie
Springfield Museums named Smithsonian affiliate
WWLP Springfield / Posted 8 days ago
day also included a presentation titled “Driving Around Mars” by planetary scientist John Grant from the National Air and Space Museum. There are currently more than 200 institutions nationwide that have been selected to be Smithsonian... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Bezos on nuclear reactors in space, the lack of bacon on Mars, humanity's destinyPost, was awarded the prestigious Heinlein Prize Wednesday evening at an event
Bezos on nuclear reactors in space, the lack of bacon on Mars, humanity's destiny
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 10 days ago
Post, was awarded the prestigious Heinlein Prize Wednesday evening at an event at the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum. The honor came with a $250,000 award that the multi-billionaire pledged to donate to Students for the... Read more
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CNET
Jeff Bezos isn't moving to Mars (there's no bacon there)do without. I learned this from remarks he made after receiving the Heinlein P
Jeff Bezos isn't moving to Mars (there's no bacon there)
CNET / Posted 10 days ago
do without. I learned this from remarks he made after receiving the Heinlein Prize at the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum on Wednesday. As reported by The Washington Post, the paper he owns, Bezos remarked: "Sometimes my friends say,... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
National Civil Rights Museum named top museum by TripAdvisorThe Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Art Institute of Chicago, the National WWII
National Civil Rights Museum named top museum by TripAdvisor
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 11 days ago
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Art Institute of Chicago, the National WWII Museum and the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum just to name a few. The rankings, the site said, were based on millions of reviews and opinions from travelers... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
New York cultural groups innovate to reach new audiencesThis fall, the Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum will launch a program specifi
New York cultural groups innovate to reach new audiences
Crain's New York Business / Posted 11 days ago
This fall, the Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum will launch a program specifically for veterans that's different from the ones the institution already has for military families and returning soldiers. Called "Vet Video Chats," the program combines... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
8 places Saints fans should see in New Yorkthe Manhattan skyline. The stumps provide a perfect perch for egrets, shorebird
8 places Saints fans should see in New York
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 11 days ago
the Manhattan skyline. The stumps provide a perfect perch for egrets, shorebirds and other wildlife. Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum Complex In a City filled with cool museums, this one definitely will not disappoint you. It features the... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
National WWII Museum ranked top five in the U.S.of Chicago 3. The National 9/11 Memorial & Museum 4. The National World War I
National WWII Museum ranked top five in the U.S.
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 12 days ago
of Chicago 3. The National 9/11 Memorial & Museum 4. The National World War II Museum 5. Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum See a FOX 8 interview with 107-year-old veteran Lawrence Brooks ahead of his birthday celebration at the... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
National WWII Museum ranked top five in the U.S.of Chicago 3. The National 9/11 Memorial & Museum 4. The National World War I
National WWII Museum ranked top five in the U.S.
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 12 days ago
of Chicago 3. The National 9/11 Memorial & Museum 4. The National World War II Museum 5. Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum See a FOX 8 interview with 107-year-old veteran Lawrence Brooks ahead of his birthday celebration at the... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
National WWII Museum ranked top five in the U.S.of Chicago 3. The National 9/11 Memorial & Museum 4. The National World War I
National WWII Museum ranked top five in the U.S.
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 12 days ago
of Chicago 3. The National 9/11 Memorial & Museum 4. The National World War II Museum 5. Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum See a FOX 8 interview with 107-year-old veteran Lawrence Brooks ahead of his birthday celebration at the... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
National WWII Museum ranked top five in the U.S.of Chicago 3. The National 9/11 Memorial & Museum 4. The National World War I
National WWII Museum ranked top five in the U.S.
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 12 days ago
of Chicago 3. The National 9/11 Memorial & Museum 4. The National World War II Museum 5. Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum See a FOX 8 interview with 107-year-old veteran Lawrence Brooks ahead of his birthday celebration at the... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Wages rise, at last; Jerry Brown frets about the next recessionand exemptions for the purchase of tampons, diapers, gasohol, animal blood and
Wages rise, at last; Jerry Brown frets about the next recession
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 12 days ago
and exemptions for the purchase of tampons, diapers, gasohol, animal blood and a plane for the Jimmy Doolittle Air and Space Museum Education in San Diego. We would have preferred that he signed a break for people suffering from the housing... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
California governor vetoes 'tampon tax' bill, 6 othersto buy a restored Shell Lockheed Vega flown by the famed World War II commander
California governor vetoes 'tampon tax' bill, 6 others
The Record Searchlight / Posted 13 days ago
to buy a restored Shell Lockheed Vega flown by the famed World War II commander, similar to a tax break for the San Diego Air and Space Museum and the California Science Center. Associated Press writer Jonathan J. Cooper contributed to this re... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
Gov. Jerry Brown vetoes ‘tampon tax’ bill, six othersallowing the museum to buy a restored Shell Lockheed Vega flown by the famed Wo
Gov. Jerry Brown vetoes ‘tampon tax’ bill, six others
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 13 days ago
allowing the museum to buy a restored Shell Lockheed Vega flown by the famed World War II commander, similar to a tax break for the San Diego Air and Space Museum and the California Science Center. The Associated Press contributed to this... Read more
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The Mercury News
Gov. Jerry Brown vetoes ‘tampon tax’ bill, six othersallowing the museum to buy a restored Shell Lockheed Vega flown by the famed Wo
Gov. Jerry Brown vetoes ‘tampon tax’ bill, six others
The Mercury News / Posted 13 days ago
allowing the museum to buy a restored Shell Lockheed Vega flown by the famed World War II commander, similar to a tax break for the San Diego Air and Space Museum and the California Science Center. The Associated Press contributed to this... Read more
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Orange County Register
Taxes on tampons, diapers will remain after Gov. Brown vetoes 7 billsthe museum to buy a restored Shell Lockheed Vega flown by the famed World War I
Taxes on tampons, diapers will remain after Gov. Brown vetoes 7 bills
Orange County Register / Posted 13 days ago
the museum to buy a restored Shell Lockheed Vega flown by the famed World War II commander, similar to a tax break for the San Diego Air and Space Museum and the California Science Center. Staff writer Brian Whitehead contributed to this... Read more
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NBC San Diego
California Governor Vetoes 'Tampon Tax' Billpaying sales taxes on items purchased for exhibits, allowing the museum to buy
California Governor Vetoes 'Tampon Tax' Bill
NBC San Diego / Posted 13 days ago
paying sales taxes on items purchased for exhibits, allowing the museum to buy a restored Shell Lockheed Vega flown by the famed World War II commander, similar to a tax break for the San Diego Air and Space Museum and the California Science Ce... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Jerry Brown vetoes bills that sought to zap diaper, tampon taxesfrom sales taxes, created income tax exemptions for mortgage debt forgiveness,
Jerry Brown vetoes bills that sought to zap diaper, tampon taxes
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 13 days ago
from sales taxes, created income tax exemptions for mortgage debt forgiveness, and allowed the Jimmy Doolittle Air and Space Museum Education Foundation to exempt its purchase of a fully restored “Shell Lockheed Vega” piloted by Doolittle from... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
California Governor Vetoes 'Tampon Tax' Billpaying sales taxes on items purchased for exhibits, allowing the museum to buy
California Governor Vetoes 'Tampon Tax' Bill
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 13 days ago
paying sales taxes on items purchased for exhibits, allowing the museum to buy a restored Shell Lockheed Vega flown by the famed World War II commander, similar to a tax break for the San Diego Air and Space Museum and the California Science Ce... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
California Governor Vetoes 'Tampon Tax' Billpaying sales taxes on items purchased for exhibits, allowing the museum to buy
California Governor Vetoes 'Tampon Tax' Bill
NBC Bay Area / Posted 13 days ago
paying sales taxes on items purchased for exhibits, allowing the museum to buy a restored Shell Lockheed Vega flown by the famed World War II commander, similar to a tax break for the San Diego Air and Space Museum and the California Science Ce... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Chicago Museum Ranked 2nd Best in World By Travel SiteNational 9/11 Memorial & Museum, New York City 4. The National WWII Museum, Ne
Chicago Museum Ranked 2nd Best in World By Travel Site
NBC Chicago / Posted 13 days ago
National 9/11 Memorial & Museum, New York City 4. The National WWII Museum, New Orleans 5. Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum, Washington D.C. 8. Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex, Titusville, Florida 9. National Gallery of Art,... Read more
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The News & Observer
DC trip is nice, veterans say – but just wait till they get back homelot of emotions.” After going to the World War II Memorial, the group had lunc
DC trip is nice, veterans say – but just wait till they get back home
The News & Observer / Posted 13 days ago
lot of emotions.” After going to the World War II Memorial, the group had lunch plans at the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum, followed by seeing the White House and visiting the Korean and Vietnam war memorials – an experience that... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
DC trip is nice, veterans say – but just wait till they get back homelot of emotions.” After going to the World War II Memorial, the group had lunc
DC trip is nice, veterans say – but just wait till they get back home
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 13 days ago
lot of emotions.” After going to the World War II Memorial, the group had lunch plans at the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum, followed by seeing the White House and visiting the Korean and Vietnam war memorials – an experience that... Read more
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KCRA 3 Sacramento
Gov. Brown vetoes 'tampon tax' bill, 6 othersto buy a restored Shell Lockheed Vega flown by the famed World War II commander
Gov. Brown vetoes 'tampon tax' bill, 6 others
KCRA 3 Sacramento / Posted 13 days ago
to buy a restored Shell Lockheed Vega flown by the famed World War II commander, similar to a tax break for the San Diego Air and Space Museum and the California Science Center. Associated Press writer Jonathan J. Cooper contributed to this re... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Dulles International to Welcome Thousands to Festival and Plane Pull on September 17without any impacts on passenger flights at the airport. About 2,500 runners wi
Dulles International to Welcome Thousands to Festival and Plane Pull on September 17
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 13 days ago
without any impacts on passenger flights at the airport. About 2,500 runners will gather behind the Smithsonian Air and Space Museum’s Udvar-Hazy Center, located off Route 28 via the Air & Space Museum Parkway exit. The course will take runners... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
Danish, Lejeune wounded warriors face off in adaptive sportsDanish soldiers will have the oppurtunity to compete in a 9mm shooting competit
Danish, Lejeune wounded warriors face off in adaptive sports
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 14 days ago
Danish soldiers will have the oppurtunity to compete in a 9mm shooting competition aboard Stone Bay today before continuing their tour of the United States with a visit to Mount Vernon, the National Air and Space Museum and tour of the... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Smithsonian Celebrates 'Star Trek's' 50th Anniversaryare two of the best known elements of our television history. Now they're attra
Smithsonian Celebrates 'Star Trek's' 50th Anniversary
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 14 days ago
are two of the best known elements of our television history. Now they're attracting crowds at the Smithsonian's Air and Space Museum. In 1966, if you wanted to have a spaceship in your TV show or movie, you had to physically build one and film... Read more
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New York Post
FDNY honors fallen heroes at St. Patrick’s CathedralPa., to honor the 40 passengers and crew who died there. More heroes were hono
FDNY honors fallen heroes at St. Patrick’s Cathedral
New York Post / Posted 15 days ago
Pa., to honor the 40 passengers and crew who died there. More heroes were honored Saturday at The Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum, which hosted Remembering Our Fallen, a program calling for Sept. 10 be designated as a day to remember soldiers... Read more
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USA Today
‘Sully’ a powerful reminder that miracles happenended around 3:30 p.m., just as Flight 1549 was coming to rest in the Hudson, a
‘Sully’ a powerful reminder that miracles happen
USA Today / Posted 15 days ago
ended around 3:30 p.m., just as Flight 1549 was coming to rest in the Hudson, a little bit north of the Intrepid Air and Space Museum. As noted above, our newsroom had dealt with its share of plane crashes. But this was something new — a plane... Read more
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