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Tag: globes

Out of the pocket to outer space: The saga of a portable globe

Tuesday October 2nd
Pedro Raposo

You have certainly marveled at the space artifacts we have on display in the Mission Moon exhibition. But it might surprise you that one of the oldest objects in our collections to have flown to space is actually a 200-year-old pocket globe. In December 1999, it was taken aboard Space Shuttle Discovery during the mission […]


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