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Space Center Houston

Today’s Geek Destination of Choice: The Johnson Space Center in Houston, TX.   What it is: The Lyndon B Johnson Space Center, located outside of Houston, Texas, is where the mission control center was for a number of groundbreaking space exploration missions, including the Moon landings. The attached Space Center Museum houses activities, collections of … Continue reading »

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Punkin Chunkin’ 2012

Today’s Geek Destination of Choice: World Championship Punkin’ Chunkin!   What it is: It’s a three-day competition and festival held every fall in Bridgeville, Delaware, where several categories of machinery compete to see which machine can throw a pumpkin the farthest. This year’s event takes place November 2 – 4, 2012.   Why This Sets … Continue reading »

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