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The Space Tools' Re-entry

3 Aug 2009, 01:17 UTC
The Space Tools' Re-entry
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Earth orbit is not a good place to drop your tools. And I have to say, I feel rather sorry for astronaut Heidemarie Stefanyshyn-Piper, who did exactly that during an EVA during the STS-126 service mission to the space station. She's quoted as saying that the incident was "...definitely was not the high point of the EVA. It was very disheartening to watch it float away."(Read more ...)

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