Feb 24 2012

Failure was not an option.

Everyone knows the story of Apollo 13 (if by chance you don’t, check it out, and by all means, see the movie).

But how many of you know about these unbelievably heroic episodes from the glory days of human space flight:

5 Famous Space Missions That Almost Ended in Disaster

MIR Space Station - 40 percent duct tape; 60 percent prayers