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USSR / Space Exploration #315798

CBS Evening News for Thursday, May 21, 1987
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(Studio: Charles Kuralt) USSR cargo ship reported docking with cosmonauts aboard Soviet space station; details given, scenes shown.

(Pasadena, California: David Dow) USSR 's Mars exploration project examined; details given, scenes shown. [Valeriy BARSUKOV - (thru translator) hopes to find indications of life, past or present, on Mars.] Soviet goals listed on screen. [NASA (National Aeronautics and Space Administration) spokesperson B. Gentry LEE - praises Soviet commitment to exploration of Mars.] United States halt to Mars project since Viking project of 1970s reviewed. [Scientist Bruce MURRAY - notes options available to US now.]

Dow, David;
Kuralt, Charles

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