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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.
(Houston: Jim Avila) Barbara Morgan, who will be NASA’s next teacher in space, profiled; details given about the uncertainty of the shuttle program since the Columbia disaster. [Former student Leanna MOORE- reacts.] [MORGAN – says she can’t wait to go; explains why she wants to travel in space; comments on the Challenger disaster, in which teacher Christa McAuliffe was killed.] [NASA administrator Sean O’KEEFE- says Morgan is what you look for as an educator astronaut.]
- Brokaw, Tom;
- Avila, Jim
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