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GRAPHIC: Replacing the Space Shuttle

NASA has signed contracts to design and begin building and testing components of Ares I and the Orion crew capsule, the first step in a new U.S. spaceship system.

GRAPHIC: Replacing the Space Shuttle

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Acceptance Slow for Bush's Space Plan
Article | Four years after President Bush called for Americans to return to the moon and then voyage on to Mars, NASA is spending hundreds of millions of dollars to design, build and test the spacecraft that would make it possible.

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