PATT MORRISON SCHEDULE
Monday, July 20, 2009
1:00 – 1:30
1:30 - 1:40
Racial Politics Meets Sexuality Politics: NAACP & Same-Sex Marriage
The conventional wisdom here in
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Alice Huffman, president of the
Rev. Eric Lee, president & CEO of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference of Greater Los Angeles
2:00 – 2:30
2:30 – 2:40
The Unsung Hero's of Apollo: Splashdown!
40 Years ago today, Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin became the first men to walk on the moon. But the astronauts entrusted their lives to 400,000 unsung heroes: the brilliant scientists, engineers and technicians who made the trip possible. Charles Lowry was just one of those heroes...he was an engineering manager working in
Charles Lowry, he was engineering manager at North American Aviation (which became Rockwell and is now Boeing). He worked in
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2:40 – 3:00
Will We Ever Get to Mars?
Be honest, who here thinks the international space station is as exciting as manned missions to the Moon and Mars? It seemed that people paid 140 seconds or less attention to the first twitter from space. What happened to NASA’s ability to unite the nation in front of TVs and radios while they counted down? We talk about the public perception of NASA and why it is going to take them another decade to get back to the Moon.
Pat Duggins, (DUH-gins) resident NASA expert at NPR affiliate WMFE in
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