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Teen Tracks NASA's Amazing Mission

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Teen Tracks NASA's Amazing Mission

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Teen Tracks NASA's Amazing Mission

Teen Tracks NASA's Amazing Mission

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Space enthusiast Tanli Sun witnessed the Discovery launch and has been following the mission closely. Before heading off to school, Sun, 15, talks about the risky job of repairing a solar shield and the joys of one of NASA's busiest missions ever.

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