Saturday January 28, 2006 12:15 am
7 Myths About the Challenger Disaster
To divert from our normal gadget news, where were you twenty years ago? For those of you too young to remember, tomorrow, January 28th, 2006 marks the 20th anniversary of the space shuttle Challenger disaster. I distinctly remember being in school when the news broke, and watching with the rest of the class, the news on TV as we tried to absorb it all. My classmates and I were too young to have first-hand knowledge of the Apollo 1 event, and the tragedy unfolding before us was a shock of the highest magnitude. James Oberg, a columnist at MSNBC who spent 22 years at NASA, has an article describing 7 myths of the disaster, and what the facts really are.
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