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Nasa chief Charles Bolden's tears over shuttle's end

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Nasa's space shuttles have just four more missions before the fleet's 28-year service is brought to an end.

In an emotional interview, the US space agency's administrator Major-General Charles Bolden told Philippa Thomas of his feelings about the craft's retirement and his hopes for the future of space exploration.

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