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Star-Studded NASA ‘Destination Station” Awaits You at Indiana State Museum

  “It’s good to be an Astronaut.” Who among us hasn’t thought that at least once in their life? Others took that thought to the next level and wanted to actually become one. But few has the physical and/or mental Read more >

Lawrence County, Indiana Celebrates Gus Grissom’s 50th Anniversary in Space

July 2011 marks the 50 year anniversary that Lawrence County native Virgil “Gus” Grissom became the second American to travel in space. To commemorate the fact, Mitchell, Indiana — Grissom’s hometown — and Lawrence County will celebrate the anniversary with Read more >