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Ten science and technology students were given the opportunity to ask astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti one question each as the ISS passed directly overhead at 1:18 p.m. Thursday. (credit: Paul Kurtz/KYW)

Bucks County High School Students Speak With Astronaut Aboard The International Space Station

The classroom came to life at Council Rock High School South Thursday as students placed a call to the International Space Station.

02/19/2015

Former astronaut Buzz Aldrin stopped by Drexel University to talk space exploration with Philadelphia's tech community Tuesday night. (credit: Justin Udo/KYW)

Buzz Aldrin Discusses Space Exploration At Drexel University

The 85-year-old Aldrin gave the audience a glimpse into his time as an astronaut and what it meant for him to have the opportunity to walk on the moon.

02/03/2015

Sally Ride (Photo credit: AFP/Getty Images)

Opinion: Sally Ride, A Role Model For The Ages

Looking around our nation, it’s obvious that we need more heroines and heroes with Sally Ride’s brave and courageous character. Her inspiration and legacy must live on to create the heroines – and heroes – of the future.

07/24/2012

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Astronaut Encourages Philly Students To Shoot For The Stars

A pioneering astronaut comes to Philadelphia tomorrow, to speak to students at a middle school in West Oak Lane.

12/09/2010

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