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Lofty Ambitions at YouTube

We have a Lofty Ambitions YouTube channel where you can find an an array of videos we’ve posted over more than two years. Those videos include space shuttle launches and chats with astronauts. 51 more words

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The California Story (Part 2)

Chattering fifth-graders pass around us on all sides. A small group of three—two boys and a girl—stop along a wall that recounts the space shuttle Endeavour’s twenty-five-mission history in text and crew images. 778 more words

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10 Things You Should Know about Endeavour

1. Endeavour is the youngest orbiter, the space shuttle made of spare parts to replace Challenger. Building this new orbiter was deemed less expensive than updating Enterprise for spaceflight. 446 more words

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I Remember California: Preparing for Endeavour Departure

On Friday, we’re headed to Kennedy Space Center yet again. On this trip, we’ll watch as space shuttle Endeavour is made ready for its journey across the country on the back of a Boeing 747. 468 more words

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I Remember California: Title for Title

Yesterday, we rose early and braved the traffic, driving almost two hours to the California Science Center because that museum will be the new, permanent home of space shuttle… 1,418 more words

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Interview: Mike Good

We interviewed Astronaut Mike Good when we were at Kennedy Space Center to see space shuttle Endeavvour launch for the last time. He’s from Ohio, and we earned graduate degrees from… 141 more words

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