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Fraser
2011-Apr-19, 08:20 PM
The launch date for the long-awaited Alpha Magnetic Spectrometer-2 (AMS) to the International Space Station has been set for Friday, April 29, at 3:47 p.m. EDT on from NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida. The- 14-day STS-134 mission is shuttle Endeavour’s final scheduled flight. After a flight readiness review today, NASA and contractor managers determined [...]

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trinitree88
2011-Apr-25, 08:30 PM
The launch date for the long-awaited Alpha Magnetic Spectrometer-2 (AMS) to the International Space Station has been set for Friday, April 29, at 3:47 p.m. EDT on from NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida. The- 14-day STS-134 mission is shuttle Endeavour’s final scheduled flight. After a flight readiness review today, NASA and contractor managers determined [...]

More... (http://www.universetoday.com/85032/launch-date-set-for-particle-detector-mission-endeavours-final-flight/)

Fraser. Good Luck to Sam and his cohorts in their final Shuttle flight experiment. Sam is an arduous worker and a physicist with keen insight into the workings of the universe.
Personally, I'll bet a chocolate Easter Bunny that they find no increase in supposed antimatter....which some enterprising space enthusiast can then annihilate if they do...:eek::lol:
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Noclevername
2011-Apr-25, 09:28 PM
End of an era...