29 Mar

Remembering Virginia T. Norwood

Virginia Norwood was an American physicist, best known for her contributions to the Landsat program, having designed the Multispectral Scanner which was first used on Landsat 1. For this work, she earned the title, the “Mother of Landsat.” In June...
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9 Mar

Map of the Week: The Oscars

By Emily Frisan Lights, camera, action! Hollywood’s biggest night, the 95th Academy Awards, or the Oscars, will take place this year on March 12th. The award ceremony is regarded by many as the most prestigious, significant awards in the entertainment...
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2 Mar

Map of the Week: The Suffragist Years

By Isobel Lu March 1st marks the start of Women’s History Month in the United States. Throughout this month, organizations and schools across the nation will commemorate women’s vital contributions in history, culture, and society.  The Library of Congress opened...
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