Feb 20

50th anniversary of John Glenn’s Mercury spaceflight



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Fifty years ago today, John Glenn became the first American to orbit the earth, riding a rocket that had a nasty tendency to blow up.



Jan 27

Shooting for the moon



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In 1969, Apollo spacecraft sent two successful misions to the moon, beating the Russians and a deadline set by President Kennedy earlier in the decade.



Jul 20

Why the moon landing matters more than ever and can inspire us today



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On July 20th, Neil and Buzz would land…if all went well.