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STS-68
2012-05-12 09:21:45

Endeavour launched from Kennedy Space Center on September 30, 1994 at 7:16 AM EDT and landed at Edwards AFB on October 11 at 10:02 AM PDT. The shuttle orbited 182 times at an altitude of 120 nautical miles at an inclination of 57 degrees and travelled 4.7 million miles. The mission lasted 11 days, 5 hours, 46 minutes, and 8 seconds. This mission marked the second flight in 1994 of Space...

Baker Michael
2010-11-18 18:05:49

Michael Baker is an engineer and a retired United States Navy captain and NASA astronaut. He was born Michael Allen Baker on October 27, 1953 in Memphis, Tennessee, though he considers Lemoore, California to be his hometown. As a child he was active in the Boy Scouts of America. He graduated from Lemoore Union High School in 1971 and received a Bachelor of Science degree in aerospace...

Baker Ellen
2010-10-29 20:17:24

Ellen Baker is an American physician and a NASA astronaut. She was born Ellen Louise Shulman Baker on April 27, 1953 in Fayetteville, North Carolina. She was raised in New York City and graduated from Bayside High School in 1970. She then attended the University at Buffalo and earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in geology in 1974. She then enrolled at Cornell University and earned her doctorate...

Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.