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NASA Remembers Kennedy's Moon Speech
2012-09-11 13:50:10

Fifty years ago, On September 12, 1962, President John F. Kennedy gave his famous "Moon Speech" at Rice University.

2012-06-14 23:01:28

Holiday Week Marathons Include the Emmy Award®-Winning Mini-Series “The Kennedys”, “Lonesome Dove”, “Pillars of the Earth” and REELZ First Original Series “True Justice”


Word of the Day
pawl
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.
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