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Chris Higgins is the author of The Blogger Abides and writes for This American Life, The Atlantic, Breakfast on Mars, and The Magazine. You can follow him at chrishiggins.com.
On Ada Lovelace Day, celebrate the woman who wrote the first computer program.
America's preeminent badass astrophysicist turns 60 years old today.
Apollo 11 launched on July 16, 1969, on its way to the moon.
Not all fireworks shows happen at night.
On June 18, 1983, Sally Ride became the first American woman in space. At just 32 years old, she also became the youngest American astronaut in space.
The television icon was the definition of humble.
How many have you sampled?
It's the smartest way to spend two-and-a-half minutes of your day.
"I want to talk for a few minutes with the people of the United States about banking."
Including the epic "Star Wars" quote battle of 2015.
"I maintain that one strong cup of tea is better than twenty weak ones."