According to New York news outlets, a Piper Cherokee landed on Rockaway Beach Monday evening after the pilot claimed to have
In the wake of events such as the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001 and Hurricane Katrina, communities across the country have taken a hard look at how well prepared they are for public health emergencies both man-made and natural. AHRQ has funded more than 60 emergency preparedness-related studies, workshops, and conferences, with the goal of aiding state and local communities to better prepare for large-scale public health crises. We asked Dr. Sally Phillips, Director of AHRQ’s Pubic Health Emergency Preparedness Research, about her program.
40 years ago today, the Apollo 11 mission successfully completed the first lunar landing. This is the audio from 102 hours and 11 minutes into the mission, just prior to touchdown.
Charlie Duke in Houston talks to Michael Collins in the command module and Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin in the lunar lander.
The full transcript is here: http://history.nasa.gov/alsj/a11/a11.landing.html