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Jonny Kim: Astronaut, SEAL, Doctor, Husband, Father

We all grow up with big dreams of who we want to be when we grow up.  Most choose doctor, lawyer, or something closely related to what their parents have done.  For Jonny Kim, it might seem like he made an immediate choice joining the Navy and training for BUD/S in high school, but he …

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John Glenn, First American to Orbit Earth, Dies

John Glenn, former Marine, astronaut and Democratic senator, has died.  He was the first American ever to orbit the Earth. Glenn was 95 years old.  He had been hospitalized at the Ohio State University medical center in Columbus since last week. Glenn rocketed into space on Feb. 20, 1962, with the words “Roger, zero G …

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