Destination Mir plans continue despite Mir’s likely demise.

Destination Mir plans continue despite Mir’s likely demise.
Despite recent speculation, Mark Burnett says that plans for Destination Mir aren’t dead because of Russia’s decision to dump Mir into the ocean. Instead, the winner of the forthcoming NBC show might just be sent into orbit for a trip literally around the world.

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