Examines NASA Jan. 2004 decision to terminate space shuttle missions to repair the Hubble Space Telescope. Discusses impact of the Feb. 2003 space shuttle Columbia tragedy, issues surrounding and reactions to the servicing termination decision, servicing options, plans to deorbit Hubble, and questions for Congressional consideration.
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