The best picture of Endeavour's trip to LA9/22/2012
It's just some kids having fun on the playground, until you look up in the sky and see they're chasing a dream: the retired Endeavour shuttle touching down in L.A. before it moves to a permanent display at the California Science Center. While Los Angeles residents flooded the Internet yesterday with snaps and tweets about the arrival of the Endeavour at LAX, this image, uploaded to Reddit, of children literally running after the plane escorting the space shuttle is the most poignant statement we’ve seen about how the now-defunct NASA Human Space Flight program continues to inspire our sense of possibilities and spark our kids' love of learning. [Source]
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