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This Astronomy Picture of the Day shows a test in which a small satellite was tethered to the Space Shuttle in 1992. Numerous wide-ranging links provide further information.
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image credit: TSS-1, STS-46 Crew, NASA; image source; larger image This resource was a Physics To Go feature from May 16, 2009 until June 1, 2009. View the feature here!


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Record Creator: Metadata instance created May 15, 2009 by Logan Hancock
Record Updated: Jan 30, 2010 by Lyle Barbato
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June 21, 2007
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AIP Format
(Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, 2005), WWW Document, (http://apod.nasa.gov/apod/ap050328.html).
AJP/PRST-PER
APOD: A Tether in Space, (Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, 2005), <http://apod.nasa.gov/apod/ap050328.html>.
APA Format
APOD: A Tether in Space. (2007, June 21). Retrieved September 19, 2014, from Goddard Space Flight Center: http://apod.nasa.gov/apod/ap050328.html
Chicago Format
Goddard Space Flight Center. APOD: A Tether in Space. Greenbelt: Goddard Space Flight Center, June 21, 2007. http://apod.nasa.gov/apod/ap050328.html (accessed 19 September 2014).
MLA Format
APOD: A Tether in Space. Greenbelt: Goddard Space Flight Center, 2005. 21 June 2007. 19 Sep. 2014 <http://apod.nasa.gov/apod/ap050328.html>.
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