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  • Women and the Apollo Program
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    Women and the Apollo Program

    Three women shared their experiences working on the Apollo space program, discussing how they overcame challenges and their roles with NASA. This program was hosted by the National Air and…

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  • Space Exploration From the Moon to Mars
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    Space Exploration From the Moon to Mars

    Valerie Neal gave a tour of the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum located on the National Mall in Washington, D.C. She showed artifacts that tell the story of space exploration from…

    776 views
  • Apollos Political and Foreign Policy Impact
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    Apollo's Political and Foreign Policy Impact

    Fifty years after the moon landing, Apollo 11 astronaut Michael Collins, National Air and Space Museum director Ellen Stofan, and former NASA administrator Charles Bolden reflected on the Apollo…

    364 views
  • Neil Armstrong Spacesuit Unveiling Ceremony
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    Neil Armstrong Spacesuit Unveiling Ceremony

    Vice President Pence delivered remarks at the unveiling of Neil Armstrong’s Apollo 11 spacesuit at the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum in Washington, DC. The spacesuit will go on…

    403 views
  • Apollo Spacesuits
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    Apollo Spacesuits

    Fifty years after the first U.S. Apollo moon landing, panelists discussed the spacesuits used by the astronauts. Participants included spacesuit testers and designers, MIT Professor Dava…

    205 views
  • Remembering the Apollo Program
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    Remembering the Apollo Program

    Farouk El-Baz is a space scientist who trained astronauts and led the lunar landing site selection process for NASA’s Apollo program between 1967 and 1972. In this event, Mr. El-Baz talked about…

    175 views
  • 50th Anniversary of Apollo 8
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    50th Anniversary of Apollo 8

    Titled “The Spirit of Apollo,” this ceremony from Washington National Cathedral commemorated the 50th anniversary of Apollo 8. On December 24, 1968, as they became the first humans to orbit…

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    Apollo 8

    Jeffrey Kluger talked about his book, Apollo 8: The Thrilling Story of the First Mission to the Moon, about NASA’s first successful manned mission to orbit the moon. Mr. Kluger is the…

    843 views
  • World War I Combat Artists
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    World War I Combat Artists

    American History TV visited the National Air & Space Museum to learn about U.S. Army combat artists who were recruited to be part of the American Expeditionary Force in World War I. Our guide was the…

    324 views
  • World War II Ace Fighter Pilot
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    World War II Ace Fighter Pilot

    World War II triple ace fighter pilot Clarence “Bud” Anderson served two combat tours in Europe and flew 116 missions in his P-51 Mustang. In this program, he talked about how he became a…

    767 views
  • emChasing New Horizonsem
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    Chasing New Horizons

    David Grinspoon, chair of astrobiology at the Library of Congress, and Alan Stern, principal investigator of New Horizons, detailed the 2015 NASA mission to Pluto.

    506 views
  • Voyager Spacecraft 40th Anniversary
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    Voyager Spacecraft 40th Anniversary

    Scientists from the early Voyager missions recounted the program’s genesis. They also talked about discoveries made and offered an update on the spacecrafts' current interstellar journey.…

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  • Father and Daughter Pilots Reflect on September 11 2001
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    Father and Daughter Pilots Reflect on September 11, 2001

    Heather Penney was one of the first DC Air National Guard F-16 pilots scrambled from Andrews Air Force Base after the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks. Her father, John Penney, was a…

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  • Remembering John Glenn
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    Remembering John Glenn

    Former Senator David Pryor (D-AR) and geologist and astronaut Kathryn Sullivan, veteran of three shuttle missions and the first woman to walk in space, talked about the legacy of late astronaut…

    157 views
  • National Air and Space Museum Marks 40th Anniversary
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    National Air and Space Museum 40th Anniversary Event

    The National Air and Space Museum marked its 40th anniversary. The event included remarks by Museum director General J.R. “Jack” Dailey and others.

    905 views
  • Open Phones with Valerie Neal
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    Open Phones with Valerie Neal

    Valerie Neal, chair of the National Air and Space Museum’s Space History Department, talked about the 40th anniversary of the museum and responded to viewer comments and questions.

    170 views
  • Open Phones with Jeremy Kinney
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    Open Phones with Jeremy Kinney

    Jeremy Kinney, curator at the National Air and Space Museum, talked about the 40th anniversary of the museum and responded to viewer comments and questions.

    140 views
  • First HalfCentury of Aviation
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    First Half-Century of Aviation

    Jeremy Kinney gave a tour of the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum in Washington, D.C., and showed some of the museum’s one-of-a-kind artifacts that tell the story of the first…

    728 views
  • Open Phones with General JR Jack Dailey
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    Open Phones with General J.R. "Jack" Dailey

    General J.R. “Jack” Dailey, director of the National Air and Space Museum, talked about the 40th anniversary of the museum and responded to viewer comments and questions.

    184 views
  • Americans In Space
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    Americans In Space

    Michael Collins and Jeff Bezos talked about the American presence in space, from the earliest days of space travel to Mr. Bezos' company, Blue Origin, a privately funded venture designed to…

    378 views
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