me liberty or give me death!" Patrick
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is the United States governmental agency in charge of the space
program. What does NASA stand for?
True or False.
Nicolaus Copernicus always believed the earth was the center
of the universe.
(1473-1543) was a Polish astronomer. He was the first person to
challenge the belief the earth was the center of the universe. Copernicus
established the Heliocentric Theory stating the earth revolved around
the sun. Heliocentric means "sun-centered." This theory is also
known as the Copernican theory, named after Copernicus. Copernicus
died before he could prove this theory. In 1610, Galileo proved
the Copernican Theory when he discovered 4 moons revolving around
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you know Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart asked Marie Antoinette to marry
him when he was a boy?
Amadeus Mozart and his family
went on their first concert tour of Europe. Wolfgang was 6 years
old. In Vienna, Wolfgang and his sister, Nannerl, performed for
the Emperor and Empress of the Austrian Empire. The Empress' six
year old daughter was Marie Antoinette, and Wolfgang jokingly asked
her to marry him. Marie Antoinette said no, of course, and later
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"My aunt is my hero. She is very
kind, caring, and thoughtful. I can count on her for everything.
She helps me with school, sports, my friends, and growing up. I
love her so much, and I want her to know how special she is to me."
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Q: What is the largest
planet in our solar system?
(Hannah K., age 10)
The largest planet is in our solar
system is Jupiter.
It is the 5th planet from the sun. Jupiter is a yellow planet with
brownish-red bands and has a big red spot called the Great Red Spot.
Jupiter has 16 known satellites (or moons). The first four moons
were discovered by Galileo
and are known as the Galilean moons. In July, 1994, the comet Shoemaker-Levy
9 collided with Jupiter. See
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