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She played golf on Mars...sort of

What is it like to play golf on Mars? Well, no man or woman has yet to take that exceedingly giant leap (with apologies to Neil Armstrong), so for now one can only speculate. Or...
Wednesday, 4/22/2015 at 9:37AM
Photography

Jimmy Walker's 'in pretty elite company,' and he's also a pretty good golfer

Robert J. Nemiroff is a professor of physics at Michigan Tech, a former employee of NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center in Maryland, and the co-creator and editor of NASA’s Astronomy Picture of the Day website....
Thursday, 3/12/2015 at 12:27PM
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NASA's Curiosity rover just drilled a golf hole into the surface of Mars

Next time you're heading to Mars, bring your clubs. Am I right?! NASA's Mars Curiosity rover has measured a tenfold spike in methane, an organic chemical, in the atmosphere around it and detected other organic...
Wednesday, 12/17/2014 at 8:24AM
Photography

A NASA website again recognizes Jimmy Walker's astrophotography

Jimmy Walker is now a star in his own right, a member of the U.S. Ryder Cup team and No. 19 in the World Ranking, but he continues to receive recognition for his photographs of...
Saturday, 8/16/2014 at 10:38AM
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Jack Kinzler's club hit 'the most famous golf shot in the universe'

By John Strege One day in the run-up to the Apollo 14 manned mission to the moon, Commander Alan Shepard approached Jack Kinzler, a NASA engineer and chief of its Technical Service Center, with an...
Friday, 3/21/2014 at 11:46AM
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Even NASA recognizes Jimmy Walker's talent

By John Strege You know that Jimmy Walker is a rising star, already the winner of two PGA Tour events in the 2014 season, including a victory in the Sony Open in Hawaii on Sunday....
Monday, 1/13/2014 at 8:26AM
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