On this day :
1884 First roller coaster in America opens, 1738 Patriot printer publisher and postmistress Mary Katharine Goddard born, 1903 Ford Motor Company incorporated, 1862 Union thwarted at the Battle of Secessionville, 1961 Russian ballet star Nureyev defects, 1999 SLA member captured after more than 20 years, 1896 Tsunami ravages Japanese coast, 1958 Leader of Hungarian uprising executed, 1963 First woman in space, 1977 Brezhnev is Soviet president, 1943 Charlie Chaplin marries Oona ONeill, 1904 James Joyce meets his future wife Nora, 1965 Bob Dylan records Like A Rolling Stone, 1890 Alaskan explorer Fred Fickett leaves Army, 1858 Lincoln warns that America is becoming a house divided, 1968 Lee Trevino wins his first US Open, 1961 Kennedy agrees to send instructors to train troops, 1965 More troops to be sent to Vietnam, 1970 Communists isolate Phnom Penh, 1918 Battle of the Piave River, 1940 Marshal Petain becomes premier of occupied France,

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Science fiction is a genre of fiction dealing with imaginative content such as futuristic settings futuristic science and technology space travel parallel universes extraterrestrial life and paranormal abilities. Exploring the consequences of scientific innovations is one purpose of science fiction making it a "literature of ideas”.

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Santa Claus

Santa Claus
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Santa Claus! This name is very famous in the whole world. Many say he is real and many say he doesn't exist.

My Space Encounter

My Space Encounter
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Space, the final frontier..... it is something that intrigues all of us. Read on to a captivating experience!

A Day On The Moon

A Day On The Moon
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At first, I had always heard of and read of people going to the moon and eating cheese. I really thought that the cheese found there was tastier than our Earth...