When Computers Were Human - Teachable Moments | NASA/JPL Edu
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In The NewsThis week, we celebrate the 80th anniversary of the Jet Propulsion Laboratory. JPL was founded long before it became NASA's premier center for robotic exploration of the solar system - and even before the agency existed. In fact, JPL started as the test-bed for some of the earliest rocketry experiments (thus the name "Jet Propulsion Laboratory").