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As it turns out, NASA is planning to launch STS-133 on February 24. Do you think they will stay with that? I don’t think so.

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1 Day Left!

You only have 1 more day to submit your questions!

STS-133 Questions Reminder

Just as a reminder, all questions for STS-133 must be submitted by January 3, 2011. You can find my channel at this link.

Here We Go Again…

STS-133 has been rescheduled again until December 17. Really NASA, really?

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I Need Your Help!

Hello, I need you help with making a video with questions from you about STS-133!

Tribute to Discovery

And now, the moment you’ve all been waiting for, the World Primer of Tribute to Discovery is here! F.Y.I. Normal posting will resume after Thanksgiving.

STS-133 Postponed, Again!!!

Tomorrow’s the Big Day!

According to the forecast, there is 60% chance space shuttle discovery. STS-133 is scheduled to launch tomorrow at  3:04 p.m. EDT.

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STS-133 Delayed

The Prelaunch Mission Management Team would like to give engineers more time to into investigate two electrical errors in the main engine computer that appeared this morning. STS-133 will launch no earlier than Thursday. View the mission summary by clicking on the link STS-133 Mission Summary.

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T-One Day

It’s only one more day untill the final launch of Discovery! Technicians will examine the external tank liquid oxygen feed line today and the communications will be activated this afternoon. The rotating service structure will be turned away from the shuttle this evening. Are you exited about the final launch of Discovery? Tell me in the comments!