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Last Updated: Thursday May 13 2010 05:05 GMT

Sonali at the Kennedy Space Centre

NASA will only ever send four more shuttles into space from its Kennedy Space Centre launch site in Florida in the USA.

That's because space exploration is getting too expensive and American President Barrack Obama's decided to call a halt to any more missions in the future.

So Newsround thought they'd act quickly and send Sonali out to the centre ahead of its next space shuttle launch.