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First flight across the English Channel

First flight across the English Channel

A plane piloted by Louis Bleriot, the French aviator, is shown after crossing the English Channel, July 25, 1909. (AP Photo)

July 25, 2013 11:58 am

Scientist feels tie to distant spacecraft

NASA scientist Larry Lasher feels a bit left out when people talk about Voyager 1 being on the verge of leaving the solar system.

March 31, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Ariz. ag pioneer Burkholder dies at 98

Ariz. ag pioneer Burkholder dies at 98

Barbara C. Burkholder

October 13, 2012 12:00 amLoading…
Ariz. ag pioneer Burkholder dies at 98

Ariz. ag pioneer Burkholder dies at 98

Barbara Burkholder, an agricultural pioneer, accountant, world traveler and mother, grandmother and great grandmother, died Wednesday in Green Valley following a brief illness. She was 98.

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