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SPACE SHUTTLE COLUMBIA: MISSION OF HOPE

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  • Aired: 01/31/2013
  • 53:55
  • Expires: 01/31/2016
  • Rating: NR
From the depths of hell to the heights of space, this documentary tells the compelling, untold story of a crewmember’s determination to fulfill his “mission within a mission” aboard the space shuttle Columbia. Learn how and why a small Torah scroll that survived the Holocaust was entrusted to Israeli astronaut Ilan Ramon as he lifted into space on Columbia’s ultimately ill-fated flight.
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