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Kevin Garnett Buys 1,000 Tickets to Give Away to Minnesota Fans

Kevin Garnett has purchased 1,000 tickets that will be given to Timberwolves fans to show his appreciation for their warm welcome to his return to Minnesota. 120 more words

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Astronaut Salutes Nimoy From Orbit

International Space Station astronaut Terry Virts (@AstroTerry) tweeted this image of a Vulcan hand salute from orbit as a tribute to actor Leonard Nimoy, who died on Friday, Feb. 49 more words

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The Shuttle Enterprise

In 1976, NASA’s space shuttle Enterprise rolled out of the Palmdale manufacturing facilities and was greeted by NASA officials and cast members from the ‘Star Trek’ television series. 158 more words

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For Leonard Nimoy, Spock’s Hold Made Reaching Escape Velocity Futile by ALESSANDRA STANLEY


By ALESSANDRA STANLEY

Leonard Nimoy’s irresistibly distinct, coldblooded and cerebral Mr. Spock was something new and long-lasting.

Published: February 27, 2015 at 07:00PM

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Hubble Images a Dusty Galaxy, Home to an Exploding Star

The galaxy pictured here is NGC 4424, located in the constellation of Virgo. It is not visible with the naked eye but has been captured here with the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope. 178 more words

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Feb. 26, 1966 Launch of Apollo-Saturn 201

Apollo-Saturn 201 (AS-201), the first Saturn IB launch vehicle developed by NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center (MSFC), lifts off from Cape Canaveral, Florida, at 11:12 a.m. 76 more words

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Paid Notice: Deaths HOWARD, HAL by Unknown Author


By Unknown Author

HOWARD–Hal Bowen, Jr., a gentleman devoted to his Episcopal faith, his family, his friends, and his home city of Memphis, TN, died peacefully in Palm Beach, Florida on Sunday, February 22nd at 89 with his son and daughter by his side. 16 more words

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