Repaired spectrograph passes 'aliveness' test

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Held up by a stripped screw, spacewalker Michael Massimino applied brute force muscle power to an otherwise delicate operation, breaking off an offending handrail and then carefully unscrewing more than 100 small fasteners to get inside a dead science instrument aboard the Hubble Space Telescope.

via Spaceflight Now | STS-125 Shuttle Report | Repaired spectrograph passes ‘aliveness’ test.

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