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Dead NASA Satellite Barrels Toward Earth

NASA is tracking one of its dead satellites (UARS) the size of a school bus. Officials expect it to tear through the earth’s atmosphere at tens of thousands of miles an hour Friday afternoon.


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Local Astronaut Phones Home

KDKA AM’s Larry and John talk to astronaut Mike Fincke.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–08/10/2011

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Coin Expert Talks NASA

KDKA Radio’s Rose and Paul talked wtih Ira Goldberg, a professional numismatist, about NASA and their retirement.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–07/20/2011

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KDKA-AM Connects With Space Shuttle

KDKA AM’s John Shumway talks live with the crew of Endeavour while they are docked at the International Space Station.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–05/24/2011

Watch Astronauts Talk Live with John Shumway

This morning, around 6:42AM, KDKA AM’s John Shumway will talk live with local astronaut Mike Finke on space shuttle Endeavour, and you can watch the interview live from the shuttle at http://www.nasa.gov/multimedia/nasatv/index.html.


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Local Students Inspired By Shuttle Launch

Space shuttle Endeavour blasted off for the final time Monday morning in Florida. Some local students have a special connection with one of the astronauts on board.




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