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Special Report: Final Flight of Space Shuttle Endeavour

NASA's space shuttle Endeavour, commanded by Mark Kelly, ends its decades-long history with the STS-134 mission to the International Space Station.
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Space History Photo: Assembling Structures in the Payload Bay
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March 19th, 2014
Astronauts build the ASEM structure during the fourth EVA of the STS-49 mission.
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Space History Photo: Gernhardt on Robot Arm
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January 21st, 2014
Astronaut Michael Gerhardt stands on the Manipulator Foot Restraint during his STS-69 Extravehicular Activity.
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Space History Photo: Endeavour on Shuttle Carrier Aircraft
The Space Shuttle orbiter Endeavour flies atop NASA's Boeing 747 Shuttle carrier Aircraft as it returns on March 7, 1997 from a lengthy maintenance period.
November 19th, 2013
The Space Shuttle orbiter Endeavour flies atop NASA's Boeing 747 Shuttle carrier Aircraft.
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Space History Photo: Hubble First Servicing EVA
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January 27th, 2014
An astronaut prepares to install protective covers on the Hubble Space Telescope.
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Space History Photo: Low and Wisoff at Work
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January 7th, 2014
The two astronauts are conducting Detailed Test Objective procedures in the payload bay of Endeavour.
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'Endeavour Fest' Celebrates Space Shuttle Exhibit at California Science Center
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October 11th, 2013
One year and nearly 3 million visitors later, NASA's retired space shuttle Endeavour is the focus of a celebration at its Los Angeles museum home.
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Space History Photo: Endeavour Nears Splashdown
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July 12th, 2013
The Apollo 15 Command Module Endeavour, with astronauts aboard, nears a safe touchdown.
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Space History Photo: Intelsat VI Capture Attempt
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January 23rd, 2014
For the first time, a single crew member attempts to capture the Intelsat VI.
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Space History Photo: Rick Hieb Peers Into The Flight Deck
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December 23rd, 2013
An astronaut peeks inside the flight deck during his EVA on STS-49.
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NASA's Twin Astronauts Volunteer as Guinea Pigs for Space Science
NASA astronaut Scott Kelly floats in space.
August 18th, 2013
NASA's only set of twin astronauts have plans for 2015 that will have scientists seeing double. As Scott Kelly flies in space on a year-long mission, his twin brother Mark will remain on Earth and act as a control for comparison experiments.
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