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Space Shuttle Endeavor’s Final Launch

In this unusual four-camera video, director Chase Heavener shows a view of the final liftoff of Space Shuttle Endeavor, shot by cameras attached to the solid rocket boosters. It looks far better fullscreen, and you may want to watch it on Vimeo to see it in HD and get to that fullscreen mode most easily. [...]

NASA Space Squids

Along with the humans another small passenger has hitched a ride aboard the space shuttle Endeavor; a squid. While monkeys and dogs have long been space faring species, it appears this is the first ever squid. The reason that a baby bobtail squid is going along for Endeavor’s final flight in the first place is not [...]