On July 31, 1971, the first Lunar Rover Vehicle, built by Boeing, was deployed as part of the Apollo 15 moon mission. It enabled astronauts David Scott and James Irwin to explore near the Hadley Rille and Apennine Mountains. 448 more words
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Re: The shameful marketization of politics, July 24.
While many no doubt share opinion writer David Moscrop’s dismay at the description of citizens as customers, clients and beings requiring price coding to fit micro demographic groupings, no one should be surprised that this “marketization” is taking place. 194 more words
The 1960s was a day-glo-colored decade, filled with campiness and folly; It began when President John F. Kennedy was inaugurated on January 20th, 1961, and afterwards he would promise a “golden age” to America, but that would never happen-he was assassinated on November 22nd, 1963, and the… 283 more words