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Congress seemed reluctant to fund future programs, especially "big science"
programs such as the space station. Perhaps the best news for the United States
was that Endeavor, the latest in the shuttle fleet, will be ready for its first flight in ...
Third flight of Challenger. This space shuttle was launched and landed at night.
Thornton, at age 54, becomes the oldest man to go into space. (145 hr) The sixth
flight of the Columbia is marred by mishaps. Two of the computers failed, but the
At 9:34 a.m., May 5, 1961, astronaut Shepard became the first American to
communicate from a spaceship in flight with the transmission about two seconds
after lift-off, "Ahh, roger; lift-off and the clock is started. This is Freedom 7." The lift-
off of ...
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Seismology Observational 17 Stochastic Description
Seismology Theoretical 47 Solar Chimneys
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