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Stardust: The Rewards of Commitment, Care, and Communication

By Ken Atkins In the wee hours of Sunday morning, January 15, 2006, a 105-lb. entry vehicle carrying samples of dust from comet Wild 2 and interstellar particles from outside our solar system whizzed into our atmosphere at 29,000 mph.

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Mr. Stardust’s Wild Ride

By Dr. Kenneth L. Atkins I served nine years in the Air Force, and I had the good fortune to become a pilot during that time.

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