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Ride Among Three Joining Shuttle Investigation Panel

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Ride Among Three Joining Shuttle Investigation Panel

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Ride Among Three Joining Shuttle Investigation Panel

Ride Among Three Joining Shuttle Investigation Panel

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The head of the Columbia Accident Investigation Board asks NASA to appoint former astronaut Sally Ride, physicist and Nobel laureate Douglas Osheroff, and space-policy expert John Logsdon to the panel. Meanwhile, the board opens its first public hearing in its investigation into the Feb. 1 shuttle disaster. NPR's Richard Harris reports.