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The shuttle Discovery weighed anchor from the Florida spaceport and set sail on her final voyage at 4:53 p.m. EST (2153 GMT) today, embarking with six astronauts for an 11-day journey to bring one last module to the International Space Station. (Spaceflight Now)

“She’s been an amazing machine. She’s done everything we’ve asked of her.”

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