The End of an Era – Atlantis Safely Back on Earth

“After serving the world for over 30 years, the space shuttle’s earned its place in history. And it’s come to a final stop.”

In the pre-dawn hours in Florida, the Space Shuttle Atlantis came to a stop, ending a 30-year era of space travel for the United States.

The crew of four ended their historic mission forty-two years and one day after we first set foot on the moon.

The Shuttle’s Final Landing

Even the Daily Show couldn’t quite make fun of the shuttle’s final mission.

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3 replies on “The End of an Era – Atlantis Safely Back on Earth”

  1. It will be like the 1950’s. Little kids can once again say they’re going to be astronauts when they grow up, hoping there will be such a thing by then.

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