APOD: Shuttle magic May 13, 2009Posted by Sarah in pics, space.
Tags: apod, hubble, nasa, shuttle, sm4, space
In keeping with this week’s Launchtastic theme, today’s APOD is a beatiful picture of Space Shuttle Atlantis on the launch pad at Cape Canaveral. Atlantis is currently under way to rendez-vous with the Hubble Space Telescope to carry out essential repairs to ready the telescope for 5 more years of science operation.
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