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Shuttle Foam Problem Stymies NASA

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Shuttle Foam Problem Stymies NASA

Shuttle Foam Problem Stymies NASA

Shuttle Foam Problem Stymies NASA

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Though the space shuttle Discovery has succesfully docked with the international space station, NASA managers have announced that the shuttle fleet will again be grounded to deal with the problem of falling foam chunks. Joe Palca leads a discussion on the problems with the shuttle.

Frank Morring, senior space technology editor, Aviation Week and Space Technology, Washington, D.C.