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Scott Kelly's Post-Flight Visit to Washington

Former NASA astronaut Scott Kelly speaks about his historic mission aboard the International Space Station during an event at the United States Capitol Visitor Center, Wednesday, May 25, 2016, in Washington. 6 more words

Jonathan Offt

Paid Notice: Deaths HOFFMAN, EDNA by Unknown Author


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HOFFMAN–Edna. UJA-Federation of New York mourns the passing of Edna Hoffman, who leaves behind a loving family who carry on a tradition of exceptional Jewish philanthropy. 26 more words

Jonathan Offt

Celebrities and Philanthropists Honor Gordon Parks at Annual Gala by Unknown Author


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The event preserves the work of the influential photographer and artist.

Published: May 25, 2016 at 08:00PM

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Jonathan Offt

Chasma Boreale and North Polar Ice Cap of Mars

Mars has bright polar caps of ice that are easily visible from telescopes on Earth. A seasonal cover of carbon-dioxide ice and snow is observed to advance and retreat over the poles during the Martian year. 29 more words

Jonathan Offt

NASA's OSIRIS-REx Spacecraft Prepared for Mission to an Asteroid

NASA’s OSIRIS-REx spacecraft is revealed after its protective cover is removed inside the Payload Hazardous Servicing Facility at Kennedy Space Center, on May 21, 2016. OSIRIS-REx, targeted for a Sept. 33 more words

Jonathan Offt

Obama, Perhaps Slyly, Calls Attention to Vietnam’s Brain Drain by GARDINER HARRIS


By GARDINER HARRIS

The American president said Vietnam need not worry about losing talented people, but then he proceeded to describe conditions that fit Vietnam perfectly. 11 more words

Jonathan Offt

Paid Notice: Deaths HOFFMAN, MIRIAM by Unknown Author


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HOFFMAN–Miriam. UJA-Federation of New York mourns the passing of Miriam Hoffman, who leaves behind a loving family who carry on a tradition of exceptional Jewish philanthropy. 25 more words

Jonathan Offt