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History: The Day America Lost Challenger

Beatrice Thompson
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America was confident in its space shuttle program until this day in 1986– it took less than two minutes after takeoff for diseaster to strike. Ironically, it happened exactly 25 years and one day after another NASA tragedy. Do you know which NASA flight program suffered the loss?  And do you remember a simple song entitled, “We Are The World?” Find out what record it holds in today’s History Notes.

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01-28-13 Day In History

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