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Astronaut's visit excites Ketchikan students

...International Space Station to get to space, according to astronaut Steve Swanson, who visited Ketchikan earlier this's important, so we're not alone in wanting to see astronaut Swanson in the school system. ... Putting the example...

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. - Astronaut Scott Kelly's identical twin pulled a fast one on NASA right before his brother blasted off on a one-year space station mission...
Rocket pioneers among us! Dave Stein reflects on being part of "Tiger Team"

The name of astronaut John Glen, the first man to orbit the earth will never be forgotten. The team of rocket pioneers that put him there and returned...

...few days, one on the East Coast and one out West, with loss to life and cargo and hope for the future. To a once-future astronaut like me ? and probably you ? those things are always tragic.As a child, I followed the space launches and read science...
Book helps readers fall in love with the night sky

...Texas and to Columbia University. Why, you might ask, didn't he become an astronaut? Back then, the program wasn't open to African Americans, so being an astronaut never even entered his mind.In finding beauty in the night sky, Tyson is...
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Hublers attend space camp

Jon Andrew McBride, a retired U.S. Naval Officer and former U.S. Astronaut, center is shown with Kenai Middle School Students, Anessia Anne and Cristina Lee Hubler, and their parents, Rebecca Ann and...

...people. The powerful and the wannabes and the has-beens. Big-time writers and actors and singers and industrialists. An astronaut who went to Washington and back into space again. A professional golfer who fell down when we collided at a tournament...

...Sciences' executive vice president Frank Culbertson, a former astronaut who lived on the space station more than a decade ago.This...commercial spaceflight; this one pays tribute to Mercury astronaut Deke Slayton, who led a rocket company until his death in...
"Interstellar" is grand in scope, beautifully realized

...potentially habitable worlds for mankind to settle on. A different astronaut has been sent to each of these worlds, to personally possible, to assess conditions and rescue the stranded astronaut. The journey will be long, many years long, and will require...
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'Loud and clear'

...Cori Holmes, 9, of Kenai, asks NASA Astronaut Clayton Anderson, aboard the International...Borough to submit questions to ask the astronaut during the contact. Photo by Joseph...NAISS coming in loud and clear," NASA Astronaut Clayton C. Anderson's voice came in...


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