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Mercury astronaut Scott Carpenter. Photo via the JFK Presidential Library.

St. Louisan Remembers Mercury Astronaut Scott Carpenter

“Scott said to John [Glenn], ‘John, just remember this whole thing was made by the low bidder,'” McDonnell Aircraft engineer Norman Beckell recalls.

10/11/2013

Labadie Power Plant

Labadie Plant Named One of ‘Toxic Ten’

Ameren would not speak with KMOX. Instead, they released a written statement claiming great improvements have been made.

01/07/2013

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2012 Sizzles Its Way Into The Record Books

Mercury hit 105 nearly a dozen times in St. Louis this summer.

09/03/2012

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Project Mercury Engineers Mark Friendship 7 Anniversary

John Glenn calls engineers who designed and built his capsule “Giants”

02/20/2012

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Mercury Project Engineers Win Award

IEEE Milestone Award comes 49 years after first orbital flight

02/25/2011

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Missouri One of Nation’s Biggest Mercury Polluters

Missouri power plants make state 11th in nation for mercury emissions.

02/10/2011

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