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Vote Now! Best Space Stories of the Week – May 11, 2014

Moonwalker Jack Schmitt and the Future of US Space Exploration (Exclusive Interview)

NASA

Apollo 17 astronaut Jack Schmitt sat down with Space.com for an exclusive interview about his life and the future of spaceflight.

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