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Civil War's toll created Arlington National Cemetery

...development project in Georgetown.In addition to U.S. presidents, others buried here include Supreme Court justices, astronauts, war heroes, sports figures and celebrities, including baseball inventor Abner Doubleday, boxer Joe Louis and actor Lee...

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Astronaut Alan Shepard dies at 74

WASHINGTON -- Astronaut Alan Shepard, the...original seven Mercury astronauts named by NASA in April...executive director of the Astronaut Scholarship Foundation...co-authored with fellow astronaut Donald K. Slayton...said all the Apollo astronauts were extraordinary...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/07/23/tec_234114.shtml
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Astronaut Alan Shepard dies at 74

WASHINGTON -- Astronaut Alan Shepard, the...original seven Mercury astronauts named by NASA in April...executive director of the Astronaut Scholarship Foundation...co-authored with fellow astronaut Donald K. Slayton...said all the Apollo astronauts were extraordinary...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/07/23/tec_234109.shtml
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First black astronaut honored 30 years after death

...the first black astronaut, in fact. His...monument that honors astronauts killed in the line...never earned his astronaut wings since he...criteria, the Astronauts Memorial Foundation...There were 16 astronauts and there was Maj...never declared an astronaut.' " Everything...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/12/08/tec_218740.shtml
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Astronaut welcomed back from rough Mir mission with flowers

...Linenger a gift for the astronaut's son, a teddy bear dressed...American. The 42-year-old astronaut almost had to evacuate the...hard to control gung-ho astronauts. It's also a safety issue; an astronaut easily could stumble and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/05/25/tec_208899.shtml
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Astronauts to install robot arm on space station

...Mike Leinbach told the astronauts. It was a fine day...Endeavour's crew. The astronauts come from four countries...Italia!" Italian astronaut Umberto Guidoni shouted...Hadfield, a Canadian astronaut who will unfold his...bolts. Four of the astronauts are trained to operate...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/04/20/tec_314119.shtml
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Astronauts squeeze in another day of mapping

...Fla. -- Space shuttle Endeavour's astronauts squeezed in one last day of Earth mapping...expected a week ago. By the time the astronauts pull in their 197-foot radar mast...mapping agency's Thomas Hennig. The astronauts would have mapped 2.5 million square...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/02/21/tec_283955.shtml
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Space station so noisy astronauts will use earplugs

...international space station is so noisy that astronauts will wear earplugs when they drop off...on the fritz. The visiting shuttle astronauts will spend much of their time repairing...Discovery's giant fuel tank. All seven astronauts are taking earplugs to wear inside Zarya...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/05/24/tec_262161.shtml
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Astronauts mug for camera in video of final minutes of their lives

...their lives, Columbia's astronauts were cheerful, at times lighthearted...recovered from the reel, said astronaut Scott Altman. He was commander...and the deaths of all seven astronauts. Investigators are trying...the breach. Three of the astronauts were seated in the lower deck...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/03/01/nat_367644.shtml
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Astronauts to test roving, robotic eye during spacewalk

...Fla. -- Even the most die-hard astronauts get a little uneasy thinking about all...running. Space shuttle Columbia's astronauts planned to test the $3 million free-flying...planned spacewalk early Wednesday. Astronauts Winston Scott and Takao Doi never got...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/12/03/tec_218497.shtml
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