Of all the government agencies, NASA is among the hardest hit by the government shutdown. As of Oct. 1, nearly all of its employees have been told to pack up and head home.
Read original article – Published October 03, 2013 6:08 PM
Shutdown Quiets NASA, So Space Station Astronauts Enjoy View
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