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1961: 57 years later of the celestial celebrations

Claire Chu, Online, CC Spin, PR/Communications Editor

January 31, 2018

Filed under This Day in History

As the morning began with the ever-so-rare super blue blood moon, a chimpanzee was sent into space 57 years ago. On January 31, 1961, Ham the chimpanzee was sent into space by the United States and survived the journey. This...

2006 Disney buys Pixar

Josh Elliott

January 24, 2017

Filed under This Day in History, Uncategorized

On January 24th, 2006, the animation empire Disney purchased Pixar studios for $7.4 billion. Pixar's innovations and pioneering of 3d animation set a new standard for the industry, and Pixar's previous films had won 19 academy...

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