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2015-03-23 16:27:00

OSCAR®-WINNING DIRECTOR RON HOWARD'S EPIC ADVENTURE IN A NEWLY RESTORED AND REMASTERED COMMEMORATIVE EDITION UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif., March 23, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- A harrowing moment in human

2015-01-16 04:20:55

LOUIS XIII & Broadcast Film Critics Association Honor the 'A Beautiful Mind', 'Apollo 13' and 'In the Heart of the Sea' Director for Demonstrating Unprecedented Excellence in the Cinematic Arts

2014-07-10 23:03:18

Historic Gathering of Apollo Astronauts, Woodstock Organizer and ’69 Mets Players on July 11 & 12 to Commemorate 45th Anniversary Garden City, NY (PRWEB)

2014-06-19 23:20:12

Nonprofits Hope For The Warriors®, Puppy Jake Foundation & Battleship IOWA to Honor Local Military and Military Families Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) June

Presidential Medal Of Freedom Awarded To The Late Sally Ride
2013-11-21 05:31:48

President Obama awarded the late Sally Ride, the first American woman in space, with the Presidential Medal of Freedom on Wednesday in a special ceremony marking the 50th anniversary of the award’s creation by President John F. Kennedy.

NASA Wants Lovell’s Apollo 13 Checklist Back
2012-01-06 12:44:19

Apollo 13 commander James Lovell is trying to sell a 70-page checklist from the flight that includes his handwritten calculations that played a part in bringing the spacecraft back home safely, but NASA is saying not so fast.

Notebook From Ill-Fated Apollo 13 Sells Big At Auction
2011-12-01 09:07:47

During the ill-fated Apollo 13 flight to the moon, commander James Lovell jotted down handwritten calculations in hopes of guiding his crew and craft safely home.

Astronomy Team Looking For Lost 'Snoopy' Module From Apollo 10
2011-09-29 11:38:08

A team of amateur astronomers have teamed up with scientists at the University of Glamorgan to search for a Lunar Module known as "Snoopy" sent off during Apollo 10 in May 1969.


Latest Apollo 13 Reference Libraries

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2010-11-17 15:43:04

John Young was a NASA astronaut and engineer. He was born as John Watts Young on September 24, 1930 in San Francisco, California but was raised in Orlando, Florida. After high school, Young went to the Georgia Institute of Technology and graduated in 1952 with a Bachelor of Science degree in aeronautical engineering. After his graduation, he entered the United States Navy and served as a Fire Control Officer on the USS Laws. He also completed a tour in the Korean Seas. About ten years...

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2010-10-29 20:50:05

Jim Lovell is a former NASA astronaut and a retired captain in the US Navy. He was born as James "Jim" Arthur Lovell, Jr. on March 25, 1928 in Cleveland, Ohio. During his childhood, Lovell was interested in rocketry, and built flying models. His father died in a car accident when he was young. Lovell graduated from Juneau High School in Wisconsin. Later he attended the University of Wisconsin"“Madison for two years. He then transferred to the United States Naval Academy, and entered in the...

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  • Forsooth! indeed! originally a parenthetical phrase used in repeating the words of another with more or less contempt or disdain.
The word 'quotha' is an alteration of 'quoth he'.
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