Archive: Danger of Descent

The Shuttle Years

Space Station Alpha's dimensions grow with the addition of the 91-meter long SO truss. A look at the role played by the Canadarm2 and by the Space Railroad, a mobile structure on which the Canadarm2 will travel. The astronauts face constant danger in all phases of space flight, as seen in the destruction of the shuttle Columbia during its tragic descent through the Earth's atmosphere on February 1, 2003.
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Sep 11, 2006
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OPINION: Thousands of medical procedures and tests were delayed or cancelled because of the pandemic. We’ll be facing the costs well into the future.

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OPINION: People shouldn’t claim to be something they’re not. But the urge to protect Indigenous heritage could take us to a bad place.

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OPINION: Is it more transmissible? Are outcomes less severe? Can it evade vaccines? We don’t know yet. But we do know our ICU capacity remains finite.

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OPINION: COVID-19 gave farmers a chance to tout the benefits of domestic food production. Instead, they raised prices more than ever.