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Section of destroyed space shuttle Challenger found on ocean floor
The shuttle broke apart shortly after lift-off on 28 January 1986, killed seven people on board.
All time
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Duignan set to battle under fire chairman Byrne for top role in Offaly
Two-time All-Ireland winner Michael Duignan is contesting the position at next month’s county convention.
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Neymar eager to 'make history' with scalp over Champions League holders Real Madrid
PSG will take on Real Madrid in the last 16 of the Champions League.
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Kevin McStay will face competition for the Roscommon job from former U21 manager
Nigel Dineen brought the county’s U21s to All-Ireland finals in 2012 and 2014.
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It's 30 years since a space shuttle exploded on live tv while the world watched
The Challenger disaster of 28 January 1986 killed seven astronauts, including Christa McAuliffe – the first ever teacher in space.
# Space Exploration
These 7 days are historically the deadliest in NASA history
On this day in 1986, the shuttle Challenger exploded just 73 seconds after launch.
# End of an era
Space shuttle makes its final journey... by road
Endeavour’s two-miles-per-hour journey to the California Space Centre will mean all four shuttles have been rehoused.
# Ace
Groth smashes record for fastest-ever serve
The 24-year-old Australian served a 263 kph rocket in South Korea on Wednesday.
# Anniversary
On this date: Challenger space shuttle explodes after take-off
It was on this day in 1986 that the space shuttle exploded just 73 seconds into its launch from the Kennedy Space Centre in Florida. All seven crewmembers were killed.