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Apollo 13 astronaut, flight director to speak at GRU

Two men noted for their roles in the Apollo 13 moon mission will speak at Georgia Regents University's...after an onboard explosion, according to a news release.Apollo 13 was to be the third mission to land on the moon. It launched...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-04-21/apollo-13-astronaut-fligh
Apollo 13 commander, flight director speak at GRU

...explosion crippled the spacecraft, and Apollo 13 flight control director Gene Kranz...the school's Maxwell Theatre.Apollo 13 was to be the third mission to land...leadership, trust and strong values was Apollo 13 capable of returning home safely...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-04-25/apollo-13-commander-flight-di
NASA confronts possibility of Friday the 13th launch

...Fla. -- Ever since star-crossed Apollo 13, NASA has never given a manned spaceflight...other day," Spaulding said Monday. Apollo 13 left for the moon on April 11, 1970...high-pressure gas tanks. Jim Lovell, Apollo 13 commander, said he was never superstitious...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/07/12/tec_318336.shtml
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A space museum on the plains

...spacecraft in the Western world. The Apollo 13 command module, Odyssey. An SR-71...damage done to the heat shield of the Apollo 13 command module. The spacecraft carried...was depicted in the 1995 movie "Apollo 13," for which the Cosmosphere helped...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/08/10/liv_383701.shtml
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Brian Grazer made James Brown film possible

...Brian Grazer.You know him from his production successes that have included the movies Splash, 8 Mile, Parenthood, Apollo 13, A Beautiful Mind, Frost/Nixon, Backdraft, Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas, J. Edgar and The Da Vinci...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-07-23/brian-grazer-made-jam
Celebrate 45 years since man's first steps on moon

...days through documentaries and films. Some choices: The Right Stuff from 1983, For All Mankind documentary from 1989, Apollo 13 from 1995, From the Earth to the Moon TV miniseries from 1998, and The Dish from 2000, certainly the funniest and sweetest...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-07-17/celebrate-45-years-mans-first-steps
Scripture, Hippocratic Oath still relevant today

...When I was invited to give this lecture, the first thing that came to my mind was a line from the crew of the 1970 Apollo 13 manned space flight, "Houston, we have a problem." My problem was, "What could this old man possibly say to this...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2014-11-07/scripture-hippocratic-oa
Notre Dame coach unsure of defensive lineup

...expected to be ready for Pitt.Kelly compared Notre Dame's injury situation against Navy to a scene in the movie "Apollo 13," when an oxygen tank exploded as astronauts were en route to the moon and NASA scientists threw items on a table and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2013-11-03/notre-dame-coach-unsure-d
New home-video releases

...this is another film that deserves another release in the future to offer insights on the development of the project. APOLLO 13 (UNIVERSAL, $22.98): Tom Hanks is lost in space again in a 10th anniversary edition of Ron Howard's riveting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/03/31/mov_448959.shtml
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At the Movies: 'Phone Booth'

...in Florida. Stories told largely in confined spaces can work. Alfred Hitchcock's "Lifeboat" and Ron Howard's "Apollo 13" are notable examples. // But sunken-ship survivors lost at sea or astronauts lost in space make for grand drama...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/04/03/mov_475027.shtml
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