Playlist:  Investigation into the Challenger Disaster by R. Kuipers, Alexander Street Press

The Space Shuttle Challenger broke apart 73 seconds after lift-off on January 28, 1986. The investigations into the disaster took place over the following nine months.
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NASA: 25 Years of Glory, Challenger: Disaster and Investigation
produced by Don Wiseman, in NASA: 25 Years of Glory (Houston, TX: National Aeronautics and Space Administration, 1987), 45 mins  
45:16
23 May 2014
Investigation of the Challenger Accident: Report of the Committee on Science and Technology, House of Representatives, Ninety-Ninth Congress, Second Session
written by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Science and Technology (District of Columbia: United States. Government Printing Office, 1986, originally published 1986), 442 page(s)  
442
23 May 2014
Truth, Lies, and O-rings: Inside the Space Shuttle Challenger Disaster
written by James R. Hansen and Allan J. McDonald, University Press of Florida (Gainesville, FL: University Press of Florida, 2009, originally published 2009), 626 page(s)  
626
23 May 2014
Report to the President: Actions to Implement the Recommendations of the Presidential Commission on the Space Shuttle Challenger Accident
written by National Aeronautics and Space Administration (District of Columbia: National Aeronautics and Space Administration, 1986, originally published 1986), 55 page(s)  
55
23 May 2014
Modern Marvels, Season 12, Episode 67, Space Shuttle
produced by Andy Thomas, in Modern Marvels, Season 12, Episode 67 (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1995), 48 mins  
48:07
23 May 2014
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Primary footage of transport of Space Shuttle Challenger
directed by Anabelle Marshall; produced by Anabelle Marshall, in Space Age: NASA's Story, 3 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2009, originally published 2009), 52 mins  
00:56
23 May 2014
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Eyewitness account of Gene Kranz, Flight director, describing ice on Challenger launch pad
directed by Anabelle Marshall; produced by Anabelle Marshall, in Space Age: NASA's Story, 3 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2009, originally published 2009), 52 mins  
00:24
23 May 2014
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Primary footage of detached rocket boosters from Challenger being remotely destroyed
directed by Anabelle Marshall; produced by Anabelle Marshall, in Space Age: NASA's Story, 3 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2009, originally published 2009), 52 mins  
00:21
23 May 2014
159: Challenger space shuttle, Florida, fire/explosion
written by Angus M. Gunn, 1920-2014; in Encyclopedia of Disasters: Environmental Catastrophes and Human Tragedies, Vol. 2 (Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 2008, originally published 2008), [587]-590  
N/A
23 May 2014
CHAPTER NINE: A CASE STUDY--THE SPACE SHUTTLE CHALLENGER ACCIDENT
written by Paul H. Wright; in Introduction to Engineering (New York, NY: John Wiley & Sons, 2002, originally published 2002), [242]-[272]  
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23 May 2014
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Primary footage (#1) of Challenger lift-off
produced by Mark Hedgecoe (BBC Worldwide, 2013), 52 mins  
00:20
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Oral history of Michelle Feynman's memory of the Challenger Disaster
produced by Mark Hedgecoe (BBC Worldwide, 2013), 52 mins  
00:27
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Primary footage of NASA sites where the Challenger shuttle was built
produced by Mark Hedgecoe (BBC Worldwide, 2013), 52 mins  
00:18
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Letter from Richard Feynman to his daughter and wife about the Challenger investigation
produced by Mark Hedgecoe (BBC Worldwide, 2013), 52 mins  
00:24
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Photograph of ice on Challenger launch pad
produced by Mark Hedgecoe (BBC Worldwide, 2013), 52 mins  
00:13
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Primary footage (#2) of Challenger lift-off
produced by Mark Hedgecoe (BBC Worldwide, 2013), 52 mins  
00:33
23 May 2014
CHAPTER 8: History As Cause: Columbia and Challenger
written by Columbia Accident Investigation Board; in Columbia Accident Investigation Board: Report, Vol. 1 (District of Columbia: Columbia Accident Investigation Board, 2003, originally published 2003), 195-204  
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23 May 2014
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