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Ira Flatow on Science: Crashing into a Comet

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Ira Flatow on Science: Crashing into a Comet

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Ira Flatow on Science: Crashing into a Comet

Ira Flatow on Science: Crashing into a Comet

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A U.S. space probe called Deep Impact may collide with a comet this Sunday — on purpose. Alex Chadwick talks to Ira Flatow, host of NPR's Talk of the Nation Science Friday, about what scientists hope to gain from this unique mission.