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Major malfunction

Author: Bryn Higgins; John Nettles
Publisher: Sydney, New South Wales : Futuremedia, 2013, ©2010.
Series: Disaster; Engineering case studies online
Edition/Format:   eVideo : Clipart/images/graphics : English
Database:WorldCat
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A failure to the Space Shuttle Challenger's O-ring seal leads to an explosion 73 seconds into its flight, killing all seven astronauts on board. The ensuing Rogers Commission reveals the O-ring was not designed to withstand very low temperatures.
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Genre/Form: Documentary television programs
Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Bryn Higgins; John Nettles
OCLC Number: 867771108
Language Note: This edition in English.
Notes: Title from resource description page (viewed Dec. 24, 2013).
Description: 1 online resource (30 min.).
Series Title: Disaster; Engineering case studies online
Responsibility: produced by Bryn Higgins.

Abstract:

A failure to the Space Shuttle Challenger's O-ring seal leads to an explosion 73 seconds into its flight, killing all seven astronauts on board. The ensuing Rogers Commission reveals the O-ring was not designed to withstand very low temperatures.

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