Category: Libraries

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Real-Life Star Wars

Military space stations, high-tech weapons, and soldiers in spacesuits. For years, these details have been the exclusive residents of science fiction. In the 21st century,

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Buzz Aldrin walks on the Moon (1969)
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One Giant Leap

Today’s students are living in a world of technological marvels—and while they’ve probably heard of the Apollo 11 moon landing, they might not understand just

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Space, Soviets, and Sputnik

It’s the stuff of great science fiction movies, theme park rides… and real life. Nothing captivates the American imagination quite like space travel. And for

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Research List

Civil Rights Change-Makers

The March on Washington in 1963 was the largest peaceful protest in American history. More than 200,000 people gathered at the National Mall to voice

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