Russia will bring Mir down next Feb.

Russia will bring Mir down next Feb.
Citing its degrading condition and safety, Russia decided Thursday to bring Mir down into the ocean next year. With the space station leaving orbit for good, what does this mean for Mark Burnett’s Destination Mir?

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