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Remembering Olympic gold medalist Florence 'Flo-Jo' Griffith Joyner

Thursday, September 21, 2023

Olympic gold medalist Florence "Flo-Jo" Griffith Joyner died 25 years ago on Sept. 21, 1998. The sprinter's world records for the 100 meter and 200 meter events remain unbroken.


40 years ago, Sally Ride became the first American woman in space

Friday, June 16, 2023

On June 18, 1983, she made history aboard the space shuttle. America's first woman in space had joined NASA after responding to a newspaper ad. "I knew that's what I wanted to do," she said.


Robert Kennedy was killed 55 years ago. How should he be remembered?

Monday, June 05, 2023

On June 5, 1968, Sen. Robert F. Kennedy was gunned down in a hotel in Los Angeles. Kennedy, a presidential hopeful who was memorialized as a liberal icon, was complicated and contradictory.


What is AI and how will it change our lives? NPR Explains.

Thursday, May 25, 2023

AI is changing our lives – from education and politics to art and healthcare. But what is AI? Should we be optimistic or worried about our future with this rapidly developing technology?