#onthisdayinhistory 
On this day in 1958, the U.S. Congress passes legislation establishing the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), a civilian agency responsible for coordinating America’s activities in space. NASA has since sponsored space expeditions, both human and mechanical, that have yielded vital information about the solar system and universe. It has also launched numerous earth-orbiting satellites that have been instrumental in everything from weather forecasting to navigation to global communications.

#onthisdayinhistory
On this day in 1958, the U.S. Congress passes legislation establishing the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), a civilian agency responsible for coordinating America’s activities in space. NASA has since sponsored space expeditions, both human and mechanical, that have yielded vital information about the solar system and universe. It has also launched numerous earth-orbiting satellites that have been instrumental in everything from weather forecasting to navigation to global communications.

From German Astronaut Alexander Gerst aboard #ISS #Israel #Gaza

From German Astronaut Alexander Gerst aboard #ISS #Israel #Gaza

Jimmy’s answer when a FalPal asks him for a follow

Jimmy’s answer when a FalPal asks him for a follow

Flashback to when Jay Leno congratulated Jimmy and Nancy on the birth Winnie with a little parody on the ‘royal birth’

I miss the segment on LNJF where Jimmy and some of the crew wrote letters to home. Kate Hudson was like the first celebrity guest who wrote one. I love Jimmy’s letter writing voice.
“Dearest Mom and Dad,
……

#thisdayinhistory #HoustonWeHaveLanded 
July 20 1969
At 10:56 p.m. EDT, American astronaut Neil Armstrong, 240,000 miles from Earth, speaks these words to more than a billion people listening at home: “That’s one small step for man, one giant leap for mankind.” Stepping off the lunar landing module Eagle, Armstrong became the first human to walk on the surface of the moon.

#thisdayinhistory #HoustonWeHaveLanded
July 20 1969
At 10:56 p.m. EDT, American astronaut Neil Armstrong, 240,000 miles from Earth, speaks these words to more than a billion people listening at home: “That’s one small step for man, one giant leap for mankind.” Stepping off the lunar landing module Eagle, Armstrong became the first human to walk on the surface of the moon.

The view of the Earth from the Moon fascinated me—a small disk, 240,000 miles away. It was hard to think that that little thing held so many problems, so many frustrations. Raging nationalistic interests, famines, wars, pestilence don’t show from that distance.

— Frank Borman, Apollo 8 Astronaut

The view of the Earth from the Moon fascinated me—a small disk, 240,000 miles away. It was hard to think that that little thing held so many problems, so many frustrations. Raging nationalistic interests, famines, wars, pestilence don’t show from that distance.

— Frank Borman, Apollo 8 Astronaut

No doubt you have driven by one before, they are found all around the world, just exactly occurs inside a Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses ? Please watch the video before scrolling past.

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WEB EXCLUSIVE: Just in time for lunch, Jimmy shares his favorite weird snack!