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NASA Loves Whedon

More than three decades after a letter-writing campaign resulted in an actual space shuttle named after the Starship Enterprise from Star Trek, NASA is now baiting Joss Whedon fans by putting the name of the International Space Station's Node 3 up to a vote and listing Serenity as one of the options. What astronaut wouldn't be thrilled to work 500 miles above the Earth in a vessel named for a show that got canceled after just eleven episodes? [Newsarama]

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