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How to Plan a Trip to See a Rocket Launch

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Watching a rocket launch is possibly one of the most impressive experiences I’ve ever had. As a feat of human engineering, there’s nothing like watching the rocket defy gravity and rise from the launchpad. For this reason I consider seeing a rocket launch to be worthy of everyone’s bucket list – but certainly for us astrotourists. If you want to see …

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Space Shuttle Enterprise: History, Interesting Facts & How to Visit

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With over 60 years of aerospace history, NASA is one of the longest running and most beloved government organizations in the United States. The men and women have created major innovations and achieved momentous milestones. These, of course, include the Apollo program through to today’s International Space Station missions. One of the most interesting chapters in U.S. aerospace history is …

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How to Visit NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center

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Do you love NASA? Curious about the future of space exploration? Just an uber-nerd like me who wants to visit all of the space destinations possible? A visit to NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center has to be on your list! As part of my trip to Space Camp, I had the chance to visit NASA Marshall. In addition to the …

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Space Shuttle Endeavour: History, Interesting Facts & How to Visit

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In the United States, we’re lucky to have a lot of opportunities to interact with our national heritage in space. To help inspire future generations to support NASA and explore space, many amazing relics and artifacts from the different eras of NASA exploration are visible to the public at museums across the country. This includes Saturn V rockets, Apollo Command …