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NASA created, 1958
On this day in 1958, the U.S. Congress passes legislation establishing the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), a civilian agency responsible f…
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Myths debunked, truths revealed and your most burning history questions answered.
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Long before Emeril Lagasse and even Julia Child, folks were learning the ins and outs of cuisine from their televisions.
Cooking knowledge has been passed down since the first human thought to grill meat over a fire, but formal culinary schools are a much more recent invention.
We remember the life and legacy of cooking sensation Julia Child, who would have turned 100 this August 15.