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    Book Discussion on Mars Up Close

    Marc Kaufman talked about what he learned in two years at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory getting an in-depth look at the challenges and triumphs of the Curiosity mission to…

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    NASA Photography

    NASA photographer Bill Ingalls presented a slide show of his career from Apollo through the last space shuttle mission. Events included rocket launches in Russia and Japan, as well as…

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    Apollo Lunar Missions

    Charlie Duke talked about space travel. He was the voice at NASA’s mission control that guided Apollo 11 to its 1979 moon landing. He talked about later walking on the moon…

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    Exploring Space and Earth

    NASA astronaut Cady Coleman talked about her career, including being a woman on the International Space Station (ISS) and medical issues for astronauts. She showed photographs and…

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    Tourist Travel to the International Space Station

    Greg Olsen, the third private citizen to orbit Earth on the International Space Station, talked about his 2005 trip and the training he did in Russia. He used photographs and videos to…

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    Private Space Travel

    Richard Garriott used slides as he talked about his 12-day trip into space. When the Russian Soyuz TMA-13 launched October 12, 2008, he became the sixth private citizen to fly into…

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    Apollo Space Missions

    Astronaut Walter Cunningham was the lunar module pilot on Apollo 7 in 1968. NASA’s third civilian astronaut, he talked about the early Apollo missions, the space race with the…

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    Neil Armstrong and Eugene Cernan Exhibit

    Tracy Grimm gave a tour of the Neil Armstrong and Eugene Cernan exhibit, “Steps to the Moon,” on display in the Stewart Center at Purdue University. She talked about the…

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    Book Discussion on Spacewalker

    John Norberg talked about the book he co-authored, Spacewalker: My Journey in Space and Faith as NASA’s Record-Setting Frequent Flyer, and about the role Purdue University has played…

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    Aviation and Space Exploration

    John Norberg talked about the role Purdue University has played in the history of flight and aeronautical engineering in the United States. Mr. Norberg spoke about major aviation…

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    Deep Space Exploration

    Witnesses testified on the nation’s deep space exploration programs and capabilities. William Gerstenmaier provided an update on the Space Launch System (SLS) and Orion…

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    Book Discussion on We Could Not Fail

    Steven Moss, co-author of We Could Not Fail: The first African Americans in the Space Program, talked about the story of the 10 African-American space workers and their role in the fight…

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    NASA and Commercial Space Flight

    Jeff Foust talked about NASA’s efforts to incorporate private companies in its future unmanned missions in the wake of the explosion of a rocket built by Orbital Sciences Corporation…

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    Tourist Space Travel

    Brian Binnie, who was the test pilot for Vigin Galactic’s space plane SpaceShipOne in 2003, talked about his experiences in commercial space flight and gave advice to private citizens…

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    Book Discussion on The Edge of the Sky

    Roberto Trotta talked about his book, The Edge of the Sky: All You Need to Know About the All-There-Is, in which he explains the universe and significant findings in cosmology using only…

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    New York Ideas Festival Morning Session, Part 2

    NASA Engineer Adam Steltzner spoke about exploring Mars and other space exploration. He was followed by Anand Giridharadas, who talked about his book, The True American, about a hate…

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    Discovering Life in the Universe

    Steven J. Dick talked about the social impact of discovering life in the universe and what history teaches us about this possibility.  This interview was part of a series of five…

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    Mars Exploration, Buzz Aldrin Remarks

    Edwin “Buzz” Aldrin talked about the possibility of human exploration of Mars. He detailed what the U.S. needs to do in order to be a leader in space exploration.

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    Mars Exploration

    Panelists talked about the importance of science and technology education in fulfilling NASA’s goal of putting humans on Mars in the upcoming two decades.

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    After Words with William Burrows

    William Burrows talked about his book, The Asteroid Threat: Defending Our Planet from Deadly Near-Earth Objects, in which he details several near-collisions between earth and…

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