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The Kennedy Space Center: The Next Step in Our Family's Quest for Space Adventure

Sherrie Nachman | Posted 11.08.2014 | Parents
Sherrie Nachman

We have made dozens of visits to the Planetarium in New York City's Museum of Natural History (we live just a few blocks away) and two years ago, made a trip to the Smithsonian's National Air & Space Museum in Washington, D.C. So our family's next logical excursion was a trip to the Kennedy Space Center in Orlando.

Barbara Kruger Exhibit At Hirshhorn: HuffPost DC Top 5 For August 20

The Huffington Post | Brandon Wetherbee | Posted 08.20.2012 | DC

TOP 5 FOR MONDAY, AUGUST 20 1. "Belief + Doubt" At Hirshhorn The new Barbara Kruger exhibit opens today. Gigantic, Orwellian messages that have t...

Visit The Air And Space Museum: HuffPost DC Top 5 For August 6

The Huffington Post | Brandon Wetherbee | Posted 08.06.2012 | DC

TOP 5 FOR MONDAY, AUGUST 6 1. Visit The Air And Space Museum Because science won. Hooray science! Open until 7:30 p.m., all ages, donations welcom...

Wake Damages Submarine Gangway At New York Museum

AP | Posted 07.09.2012 | Travel

NEW YORK -- The gangway to a decommissioned submarine on exhibit at New York's Intrepid Museum was damaged from the wake of a cruise ship. The museum...

LOOK: Space Shuttle To Fly Low Over Nation's Capital

Posted 04.16.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- On Tuesday, be sure to look up for a rare and wonderful air show. The Space Shuttle Discovery is expected to fly over landmarks in th...

Former Smithsonian Chief Michael Heyman Dies At 81

AP | BRETT ZONGKER | Posted 01.21.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON — I. Michael Heyman's opening days in 1994 as the first nonscientist to lead the Smithsonian Institution were spent confronting contr...

D.C. Protests: Reports Of Pepper-Spray Incident At Air And Space Museum

The Huffington Post | Michael Grass | Posted 12.08.2011 | DC

WASHINGTON -- According to dispatches on Twitter, security officials at the Smithsonian's National Air and Space Museum used pepper spray on "Stop the...