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published by the Goddard Space Flight Center
written by Robert Nemiroff
This Astronomy Picture of the Day is a photograph of Robert H. Goddard with the first liquid-fueled rocket that he successfully launched in 1926.  Text and links provide further information.
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Image credit: NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center; image source This resource was a Physics To Go feature from September 1, 2007 until September 16, 2007. View the feature here!


Access Rights: Free access
Restriction: © 2001
Additional information is available.
Keywords: APOD, Astronomy picture of the day, Goddard, rocket
Record Creator: Metadata instance created July 9, 2007 by Andrew Coughlin
Record Updated: Aug 30, 2007 by Bruce Mason
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when Cataloged:
March 16, 2001
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AIP Format
R. Nemiroff, (Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, 2001), WWW Document, (http://apod.nasa.gov/apod/ap010316.html).
AJP/PRST-PER
R. Nemiroff, Astronomy Picture of the Day: Rockets and Robert Goddard , (Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, 2001), <http://apod.nasa.gov/apod/ap010316.html>.
APA Format
Nemiroff, R. (2001, March 16). Astronomy Picture of the Day: Rockets and Robert Goddard . Retrieved November 26, 2014, from Goddard Space Flight Center: http://apod.nasa.gov/apod/ap010316.html
Chicago Format
Nemiroff, Robert. Astronomy Picture of the Day: Rockets and Robert Goddard . Greenbelt: Goddard Space Flight Center, March 16, 2001. http://apod.nasa.gov/apod/ap010316.html (accessed 26 November 2014).
MLA Format
Nemiroff, Robert. Astronomy Picture of the Day: Rockets and Robert Goddard . Greenbelt: Goddard Space Flight Center, 2001. 16 Mar. 2001. 26 Nov. 2014 <http://apod.nasa.gov/apod/ap010316.html>.
BibTeX Export Format
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