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Skylab III / Skylab Photos #226231

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Nov 15, 1973
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(Studio) 3 rookie astronauts to be launched Friday for longest stay in space environment Astronauts Gerald Carr, William Pogue, and Edward Gibson to man Skylab III. Exs. of experiments while in space outlined.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Houston, Texas) Thousands of photos taken on previous space flights exist. [Earth Resources investigator Dr. Robert COLWELL - describes space photo of forests on earth and photo's implication.] Skylab's pictures of sun highly interesting also. [Solar astronomer Dr. Robert MacQUEEN - explains photograph of sun and various meanings of picture.] Average man knows little of photos' importance. [MacQUEEN - agrees with reporter, but hopes future man can apply and benefit from knowledge learned from photos.)
REPORTER: Morton Dean

(Studio) Tomorrow's weather outlook reviewed. CBS conts. coverage of Skylab at 8:45 a.m.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Cronkite, Walter;
Dean, Morton

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