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Marcia Dunn

The Associated Press

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Recent articles by Marcia:

Last of its kind rocket puts GPS satellite in orbit

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — A rocket that's the last of its kind has delivered the newest, most powerful GPS satellite to orbit for the Air Force. United Launch Alliance's Delta IV medium-class rocket lifted off Thursday morning from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida. It was a fitting swan song for the rocket. Company President Tory Bruno tweeted that the liftoff was "hot, straight and… → Read More

Spacewalking astronauts add parking spot to space station

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — Spacewalking astronauts added another parking spot to the International Space Station on Wednesday. NASA astronauts Nick Hague and Andrew Morgan had to deal with multiple cables to install a docking port delivered by SpaceX last month. It will be used by SpaceX and Boeing once they start launching astronauts to the orbiting lab late this year or early next year. This… → Read More

NASA picks Alabama's 'Rocket City' for lunar lander job

NASA picked Alabama's "Rocket City" on Friday to lead development of the next moon lander for astronauts. → Read More

NASA picks Alabama's 'Rocket City' for lunar lander job

NASA picked Alabama's "Rocket City" on Friday to lead development of the next moon lander for astronauts. → Read More

NASA picks Alabama's 'Rocket City' for lunar lander job

Marshall Space Flight Center beat out Houston's Johnson Space Center and three Republican members of Congress from Texas are not happy about NASA's pick. → Read More

NASA picks Alabama's 'Rocket City' for lunar lander job

Marshall Space Flight Center beat out Houston's Johnson Space Center and three Republican members of Congress from Texas are not happy about NASA's pick. → Read More

NASA picks Alabama’s ‘Rocket City’ for lunar lander job

NASA has picked Alabama's 'Rocket City' to manage astronauts' next lunar lander → Read More

Moon back in NASA's court 50 years after 1st lunar landing

Fifty years after humanity's first lunar footsteps, the moon is back in NASA's court. SpaceX's Elon Musk also is rooting for the moon, although his heart is on colonizing Mars. Buzz Aldrin, too, is a longtime Mars backer. → Read More

Nation marks 50 years after Apollo 11's 'giant leap' on moon

A moonstruck nation celebrated the 50th anniversary of Apollo 11's "giant leap" by Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin at parties, races, ball games and concerts Saturday, toasting with Tang and nibbling MoonPies. → Read More

Nation celebrates 50th anniversary of 1st lunar footsteps

Cape Canaveral, Fla. • A moonstruck nation celebrated the 50th anniversary of humanity’s first footsteps on another world Saturday, gathering in record heat at races and other festivities to commemorate Apollo 11′s “giant leap” by Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin. → Read More

Countdowns, ceremonies and MoonPies: How the U.S. is marking 50 years since the lunar landing

At NASA's Kennedy Space Center, cars were backed up for miles outside the visitor complex at opening time. In Armstrong's hometown of Wapakoneta, Ohio, nearly 2,000 runners competed in "Run to the Moon" races. → Read More

Nation Celebrates the 50th Anniversary of the First Moon Walk

A moonstruck nation celebrated the 50th anniversary of humanity's first footsteps on another world Saturday. → Read More

Apollo 11 astronauts reunite on 50th anniversary of moonshot

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — Apollo 11 astronauts Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins reunited Friday on the eve of the 50th anniversary of humanity's first moon landing. → Read More

Richard Branson inspired by Apollo, will have his own space shot soon

Virgin Galactic's Richard Branson said Thursday his spaceship has just a few more test flights before he jumps on board for the first tourist trip. → Read More

Apollo 11 astronaut returns to launch pad 50 years later –

Apollo 11 astronaut Michael Collins returned Tuesday to the exact spot where he flew to the moon 50 years ago with Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin. → Read More

Apollo 11 astronaut returns to launch pad 50 years later

At NASA's invitation, Michael Collins spent the golden anniversary at Kennedy Space Center's Launch Complex 39A in Florida. He marked the precise moment — 9:32 a.m. on July 16, 1969 — that their Saturn V rocket departed on humanity's first moon landing. Buzz Aldrin was an unexplained no-show. → Read More

Apollo 11 astronaut returns to launch pad 50 years later

At NASA's invitation, Michael Collins spent the golden anniversary at Kennedy Space Center's Launch Complex 39A in Florida. He marked the precise moment — 9:32 a.m. on July 16, 1969 — that their Saturn V rocket departed on humanity's first moon landing. Buzz Aldrin was an unexplained no-show. → Read More

Apollo 11 astronauts returns to launch pad 50 years later

At NASA's invitation, Michael Collins spent the golden anniversary at Kennedy Space Center's Launch Complex 39A in Florida. He marked the precise moment — 9:32 a.m. on July 16, 1969 — that their Saturn V rocket departed on humanity's first moon landing. Buzz Aldrin was an unexplained no-show. → Read More

Apollo 11 astronaut returns to launch pad 50 years later

At NASA's invitation, Michael Collins spent the golden anniversary at Kennedy Space Center's Launch Complex 39A in Florida. He marked the precise moment — 9:32 a.m. on July 16, 1969 — that their Saturn V rocket departed on humanity's first moon landing. Buzz Aldrin was an unexplained no-show. → Read More

Apollo 11 astronauts returning to launch pad 50 years later

Apollo 11's astronauts are returning to the exact spot from where they flew to the moon 50 years ago. → Read More