Tag: first

Jul 27, 2021

Hidilyn Diaz Ends 100 Year Drought, Wins First-Ever Gold Medal for the Philippines

Hidilyn Diaz Ends 100 Year Drought, Wins First-Ever Gold Medal for the Philippines

They sent their first Olympic delegation to Paris for the 1924 Games

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May 6, 2021

The Only Time Kermit Performed ‘Rainbow Connection’ on the Muppet Show was This Duet with Blondie

The Only Time Kermit Performed ‘Rainbow Connection’ on the Muppet Show was This Duet with Blondie

I’m not crying, it’s just been raining on my face.

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Apr 29, 2021

In 1969 Michael Collins Took This Photo of Every Single Human But Himself

In 1969 Michael Collins Took This Photo of Every Single Human But Himself

Rest in peace Mr. Collins

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Apr 21, 2021

Remembering the 1968 Olympics When One Man Defied Convention and Changed a Sport Forever

Remembering the 1968 Olympics When One Man Defied Convention and Changed a Sport Forever

At the 1968 Summer Olympics in Mexico City, high jumper Dick Fosbury shocked the world

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Apr 19, 2021

Humans Just Flew the First Ever Aircraft on Another Planet

Humans Just Flew the First Ever Aircraft on Another Planet

NASA’s Ingenuity Mars Helicopter became the first aircraft in history to make a powered, controlled flight on another planet

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Feb 18, 2021

This is NASA’s Perseverance Rover’s First Image from Mars

NASA/JPL-Caltech

The first image NASA’s Perseverance rover sent back after touching down on Mars on Feb. 18, 2021

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Feb 2, 2021

SpaceX is Launching the World’s First All-Civilian Mission to Space

SpaceX is Launching the World’s First All-Civilian Mission to Space

And you could be one of them

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Jan 4, 2021

The First Foam Finger Prototype, 1971

The First Foam Finger Prototype, 1971

The OG, constructed out of mesh and papier-mâché by Steve Chmelar

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Nov 18, 2020

Chris Nikic is the First Person with Down Syndrome to Ever Complete a Full Ironman

Chris Nikic is the First Person with Down Syndrome to Ever Complete a Full Ironman

A legend is born

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Oct 22, 2020

NASA Landed a Spacecraft on an Asteroid 200 Million Miles Away and Got It on Video

NASA Landed a Spacecraft on an Asteroid 200 Million Miles Away and Got It on Video

The ancient asteroid offers scientists a window into the early solar system as it was first taking shape billions of years ago

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