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Apollo missions: Apollo 8

two months after Apollo 7 NASA launched next mission: Apollo 8. It was December 21st of 1968 when Borman, Lovell and Anders sat in Saturn V rocket. 267 more words

Apollo 8

Museum of Science & Industry

Chicago, IL

A new poem

After quite a few years away, I’ve returned to working on my series of poems inspired by NASA’s Apollo space program. (Also inspired by Mercury and Gemini, of course!)  Lots of interesting U.S. 255 more words

TIAM Saturday March 14th

Happy Pi Day! Which in St. Louis is also area code day! Plus, it’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade Day in St. Louis and Cottleville. This morning we talked with Grand Marshal Charlie Brennan about the downtown parade and Y98’s Jill Devine about the Cotttleville event. 130 more words

Heard On

NASA shares new look at the far side of the Moon

This weekend NASA released a video of planet Earth and the Moon from an unusual angle.  The two-minute time-lapse clip was made using computer mapping data imagery from the… 281 more words

Pop Culture

When Judgment Trumps Skill

“A superior pilot uses his superior judgment to avoid situations which require the use of his superior skill.” — Frank Borman, commander of Apollo 8… 12 more words