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Earlier on this day, the space shuttle Discovery separated from the International Space Station (ISS) for the last time. Here they are passing above our Connecticut skies together. Discovery landed the next morning, never to fly again.

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Image details:  2-second exposures at ISO 1600 with a Canon 400D camera.

March 7, 2011