#SpaceShuttle

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Giant space shuttle tank arrives in L.A. by sea - LA Times

The space shuttle external tank known as ET-94 never flew, but it finished a decidedly different journey, by sea, early Wednesday when it docked in Marina del Rey atop a sea barge.

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30 Years After Explosion, Challenger Engineer Still Blames Himself : The Two-Way : NPR

Bob Ebeling, an anonymous source for NPR's 1986 report on the disaster, tells NPR that despite warning NASA of troubles before the launch, he believes God "shouldn't have picked me for that job."

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In 73 seconds, everything changed for Challenger

Challenger launched 30 years ago. NASA’s worst launch disaster continues to be felt in the space program and classrooms.

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Nasa’s out-of-this-world plan to rescue a Space Shuttle

A retired Nasa engineer reveals details of a daring plan that could have been used to rescue a shuttle crew facing certain death stranded in orbit.