Apollo 13: Houston, We Have a Problem
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What seems like smooth-sailing quickly turns into an emergency for the astronauts of Apollo 13. This clip illustrates a defining moment of the Apollo 13 mission, when the ship experiences critical failures.

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  1. What was the catalyst for the problem in Apollo 13?
  2. How does Houston react to the problem?

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  • Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills - Social Studies
    identify how scientific discoveries, technological innovations, and the rapid growth of technology i...
  • Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills - Social Studies
    analyze the effects of various scientific discoveries and technological innovations on the developme...
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    identify the purpose of selected independent executive agencies, including the National Aeronautics ...

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