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Inside Houston’s New Shuttle Exhibit

Posted on · Space Center Houston, the visitors center for NASA’s Johnson Space Center, has a new exhibit featuring a space shuttle replica – mounted on top of the Boeing 747 that used to transport space shuttles to and from Kennedy Space Center. We learn more from Paul Spana, exhibits manager at Space Center Houston. MORE: Space Center Houston’s Shuttle Exhibit Opens […]

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ReBuild’s Future, TIRZes, and Veterans’ Stories: Wednesday’s Show (November 11, 2015)

Posted on · A recent court ruling has placed in doubt the future of some of the funding related to Houston’s multi-billion dollar ReBuild Houston initiative, designed to address the city’s drainage and street repair needs. Judge Buddie Hahn last month ruled a ballot measure approved five years ago didn’t properly explain the nature and cost of ReBuild’s […]

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Plans in the Works to Expand Space Center Houston

Posted on · Since 1992, Space Center Houston has served as the official Visitor Center for NASA’s Johnson Space Center. Space Center Houston features a number of exhibits and attractions, including the world’s largest collection of lunar samples. Last year, 800,000 people visited Space Center Houston, making it one of the major tourist attractions for the Greater Houston area. On this […]

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Space Center Houston and I-45 Update: Houston Matters for Tuesday, July 1, 2014

Posted on · Since 1992, Space Center Houston has served as the official Visitor Center for NASA’s Johnson Space Center. Space Center Houston features a number of exhibits and attractions, including the world’s largest collection of lunar samples. Last year, 800,000 people visited Space Center Houston, making it one of the major tourist attractions for the Greater Houston […]