Dying In Ignorance: NASA Chose Not To Tell Columbia Crew They Were About To Die


Sensationalist media have misunderstood someof my blog posts and now I get to try to clean up the mess. Oy vey!

— Wayne Hale (@waynehale) February 1, 2013

Ten years after the Space Shuttle Columbia broke apart upon re-entry from a 16-day mission, killing all seven people aboard, NASA officials have revealed that it knew of the impending disaster, but chose not to inform the crew.