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Richard Rothschild

Richard Rothschild

Richard Rothschild is a Chicago-based freelance writer. He spent more than three decades in daily newspapers in the New York suburbs, Houston, and Chicago, with 21 years at The Chicago Tribune.
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“The best we ever did”

Apollo astronauts Al Worden and Jim McDivitt ponder our nation’s future in space as the Mars rover Curiosity begins year two on the red planet.