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Thank you! 🚀
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thanks for checking out the 321 launch app so glad it was part of your apollo50 celebration
Thanks for checking out the 321 Launch app! So glad it was part of your #Apollo50 celebration. 🚀
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july 20 1969 10 56 pm neil armstrong takes humanitys first steps on the moon
July 20, 1969, 10:56 p.m.: Neil Armstrong takes humanity’s first steps on the Moon.
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have a blast tonight at goforthemoon thank you for joining us and airandspace
Have a BLAST tonight at #GoForTheMoon! Thank you for joining us and @airandspace.
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the eagle has landed at 4 17 pm astronauts landed lunar module eagle on the moon that lunar module was left be
“The Eagle has landed.”

At 4:17 p.m., #Apollo11 astronauts landed lunar module Eagle on the Moon. That lunar module was left behind, along with a plaque declaring “We came in peace for all mankind.” This one at our @airandspace was never flown. #Apollo50
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yes shows at 9 30 10 30 and 11 30
Yes! Shows at 9:30, 10:30 and 11:30.
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hi chairs are permitted we hope you enjoy
@amorris991 @ConthesceneW @airandspaceT @NationalMallNPST @StormHourG @capitalweatherH @59productionsi, chairs are permitted. We hope you enjoy!
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space walk over to the 321 launch app to re live the mission to the moon is launching a live experience in the
Space walk over to the 321 Launch app to re-live the mission to the Moon. @USATODAY is launching a live experience in the app soon, featuring @airandspace #Apollo50 stories.
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before we could livestream a concert from our phones millions of people around the world tuned in to watch the
Before we could livestream a concert from our phones, millions of people around the world tuned in to watch the #Apollo11 Moon landing 240,000 miles away. @airandspace explains the 1969 technology that made it possible: #Apollo50
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what can we discover next it all begins with a spark apollo50
What can we discover next? It all begins with a spark. #Apollo50

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tian tian giant panda at our nationalzoo does snowzilla better than all of us blizzard2016
Tian Tian, giant panda at our @nationalzoo, does #snowzilla better than all of us #blizzard2016
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we have never expressed interest in collecting george zimmermans firearm and have no plans to ever collect or
We have never expressed interest in collecting George Zimmerman’s firearm, and have no plans to ever collect or display it in any museums
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this is the first image ever of a black hole the breakthrough discovery by the is an image of messier 87s m87s
This is the first image ever of a black hole. The breakthrough discovery by the is an image of Messier 87’s (M87’s) supermassive black hole in the center of the Virgo galaxy cluster, 55 million light-years away. #EHTBlackhole #RealBlackHole
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due to the smithsonian museums and the national zoo are closed we will update our operating status as soon as
Due to the #GovernmentShutdown, Smithsonian museums and the National Zoo are closed. We will update our operating status as soon as the situation is resolved. We do not plan to update social media other than to inform you of our operating status.
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you know the name neil armstrong but what about poppy northcutt or hazel fellows for learn about the women who
You know the name Neil Armstrong, but what about Poppy Northcutt or Hazel Fellows? For #Apollo50, learn about the women who played essential roles in building the Apollo program: #BecauseOfHerStory
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we are thrilled to announce that our board of regents has elected lonnie g bunch iii as the 14th secretary of
We are thrilled to announce that our Board of Regents has elected Lonnie G. Bunch III as the 14th Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution, effective June 16. The founding director of our @NMAAHC, Bunch brings a reputation for compelling scholarship and visionary leadership.
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the first person to photograph a single snowflake captured this image firstsnow
The first person to photograph a single snowflake captured this image. #FirstSnow
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her story changed history our smithsonian american womens history initiative will tell a more complete america
Her story changed history. Our Smithsonian American Women’s History Initiative will tell a more complete American story and empower future generations.

This #WomensHistoryMonth, we'll share stories of the women who changed ours: #BecauseOfHerStory.
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our npg just unveiled a new presidential portrait for their collection president frank underwood houseofcards
Our @NPG just unveiled a new presidential portrait for their collection: President Frank Underwood #HouseofCards
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if the continues beyond jan 1 all smithsonian museums research centers and the national zoo will be closed sta
If the #GovernmentShutdown continues beyond Jan. 1, all Smithsonian museums, research centers and the National Zoo will be closed starting Jan. 2. We will update our operating status as soon as the situation is resolved.
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