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On April thirteen, 1970 an explosion rocked the moon-bound Apollo thirteen craft, 205,000 miles from Earth, destructive engines and life-support platforms. This minute-by-minute account of the single manned NASA undertaking to have malfunctioned open air Earth's orbit describes the total episode.

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