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Nerd Nite Orlando XXI: To Boldly Go Where No Man Has Gone Before!

November 13, 2014
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At Nerd Nite Orlando XXI: NASA scientists will be on hand to discuss NASA's efforts to travel further into space than humans have ever explored before.
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Check out the trailer for coming space doc ‘Last Man On The Moon’

May 21, 2014
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Check out the trailer for coming space doc ‘Last Man On The Moon’

Maybe you’ve noticed we haven’t visited the moon recently. In fact, no one’s been up there since December of 1972, when astronauts Eugene Cernan and Harrison Schmitt explored the gray giant for 22 hours as part of the Apollo 17 mission. Now Mark Stewart Productions is working on a documentary about that flight, centered...
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Nighttime launches: where to watch ‘em

May 14, 2014
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Nighttime launches: where to watch ‘em

Places you can catch rocket launches within an hour-ish of Orlando, incuding KSC Visitor Complex complex, Max Brewer Bridge, Port Canaveral and more.
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Happy birthday, first American spaceflight

May 5, 2014
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Happy birthday, first American spaceflight

On this date in 1961, Alan Shepard boarded NASA's Mercury-Redstone 3 in Cape Canaveral and became the first U.S. citizen in space.
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19 questions with an Orlando resident: Theresa Lemonier

March 12, 2014
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19 questions with an Orlando resident: Theresa Lemonier

Longtime Orlandoans answer 19 questions related to living in the City Beautiful. This week: CenturyLink's Theresa Lemonier
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Cosmos: two voices in the cosmic fugue

March 9, 2014
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Cosmos: two voices in the cosmic fugue

Before either series went to air, Carl Sagan and Neil deGrasse Tyson began their connection in letters.
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For Reels Sunday Roundup — October 6th, 2013

October 6, 2013
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For Reels Sunday Roundup — October 6th, 2013

This week on the Roundup, Buzz Aldrin reviews "Gravity" , "Brooklyn Castle" debuts on PBS, Hollywood takes on Julian Assange, Quentin Tarantino loved "The Lone Ranger", and Angus and Melissa Lefevre are still dancing to Mazzy Star.
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Video: Grand Opening of KSC’s Space Shuttle Atlantis Exhibit

July 4, 2013
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Video: Grand Opening of KSC’s Space Shuttle Atlantis Exhibit

With all the fireworks bursting in air over Orlando this Fourth of July holiday, it seems fitting to pay tribute to some of the most historically significant rockets ever launched from Central Florida. Last Saturday, the Kennedy Space Center inaugurated their new Space Shuttle exhibit, featuring the retirement home for Atlantis, the last shuttle...
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Get ready to geek out: Atlantis is on display at Kennedy Space Center

June 25, 2013
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Get ready to geek out: Atlantis is on display at Kennedy Space Center

This Friday, June 28 marks the grand opening of the shuttle's display, so naturally, a day packed with commemorative events is in order.
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Stargazers flock to Dark Sky Festival at Harmony Town Square

January 29, 2013
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Stargazers flock to Dark Sky Festival at Harmony Town Square

Held in the Harmony Town Square, this stargazing festival offers more than 50 telescopes available for public viewing of stars, planets and our own satellite: the moon.
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