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Sally Ride (Photo credit: AFP/Getty Images)

Maryland Remembers First Female Astronaut Sally Ride

Sally Ride blazed trails in space and across headlines as America’s first woman astronaut. Her death is now bringing memories to life.


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Space Shuttle Discovery Headed To The Smithsonian

The Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum is preparing to welcome the space shuttle Discovery into its collection.


NASA’s American Meal

Food scientists at NASA’s Johnson Space Center in Houston have prepared a special “All-American Meal” for the final space shuttle crew, and you can participate.