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Queen Elizabeth II Visits NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center
05.08.07
 
Queen Elizabeth II and the Duke of Edinburgh visited NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Md., on Tuesday, May 8. The tour of Goddard occurred near the end of the queen's visit to commemorate the 400th anniversary of the Jamestown settlement in Virginia.

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Queen Elizabeth II is greeted by NASA Administrator Michael Griffin.

Photo above: Queen Elizabeth II, left, is greeted by NASA Administrator Michael Griffin to the NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, Tuesday, May 8, 2007, in Greenbelt, Md. as one of the last stops on her six-day visit to the United States. Photo Credit: NASA/Bill Ingalls

The Queen talks to the International Space Station crew.

Photo above: Queen Elizabeth, right, talks to the International Space Station crew along with NASA Astronaut Michael Foale, center, and NASA Administrator Michael Griffin from NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center‘s Operational Control Room, Tuesday, May 8, 2007, in Greenbelt, Md. NASA Goddard was one of the last stops on the Queen's six-day visit to the United States. Photo Credit: NASA/Bill Ingalls

Hubble Spece Telescope Program Manager presents Prince Philip with three solar cells.

Photo above: Preston Burch, left, Hubble Space Telescope Program Manager presents Prince Philip with three solar cells returned from space during HST servicing mission -1. Photo Credit: NASA/Chris Gunn