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Apollo 13 Details In Person

Ever wonder what happened to the command module on Apollo 13 that made their oxygen tank explode? Here's a recent video with Jim Lovell and Fred Haise, astronauts who were actually in that command module, if you recall, covering the gritty details of how lots of little effects came together to cripple that mission. It's a fascinating watch if you're interested in the details of how a lunar orbiter is put together.

http://www.universetoday.com/2009/11/08/what-really-happened-on-apollo-13/ ]

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