26. Chimponaut: A Hero Forgotten and Remembered by Jan Adkins. Ham was a national hero who didn't take his forced retirement too well. Jan Adkins will tells you his story.
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27. George Washington's Hair by Carla Killough McClafferty. Carla McClafferty takes us through the construction of a young George Washington.
28. The Oldest Trees on Earth by Alexandra Siy. Looking at an old tree doesn't sound very exciting, but try it with Alex Siy. You'll be amazed.