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Obama on NASA’s Curiosity

National Aeronautics and Space Administration’s (NASA) Mars Science Laboratory caused a stir earlier this month when its rover named Curiosity landed successfully on Mars. Curiosity- a car-sized, six-wheeled robot equipped with a mass of scientific instruments, landed timely and more accurately than its predecessor robots on Aug. 6, 2012. A week after Curiosity’s landing, President […]

Veterans Day: Obama Expresses Commitment to War Heroes with Job Initiatives

Each year on Veterans Day, we salute our nation’s veterans and recognize their service and commitment to keep our nation safe. Though a federal holiday filled with parades,¬†wreath-laying ceremonies and other observances is a significant way to express gratitude, it isn’t enough for the thousands of veterans who are unemployed, wounded or disabled. On Nov. […]