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Investigators Seek Shuttle Debris in Western States

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Investigators Seek Shuttle Debris in Western States

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Investigators in the Columbia disaster say they hope to find pieces that fell off the space shuttle while it flew over California and other Western states. Experts say they are particularly interested in two big chunks of debris that fell off before the astronauts had any hint of trouble. NPR's Richard Harris reports.

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