Ebeling, who blamed himself for 30 years, found peace in the last weeks of his life.
Thirty years after the tragedy, images continue to show a nation's grief.
"The Challenger crew was pulling us into the future, and we'll continue to follow them," said President Ronald Reagan at the time.
(Story continues below) "I was going through boxes of my grandparents' old photographs and found some incredible pictures
Three Mile Island Considered to be the most serious nuclear incident on U.S. soil, the accident at Three Mild Island in Pennsylvania
Today, on the twenty-fifth anniversary of the loss of Challenger, it is particularly fitting to pause and remember that the Challenger Seven were more than just names.
In the world of aviation, if a systemic flaw is found in the design of an aircraft, the entire fleet is grounded. As any responsible leader would, President Obama prudently halted deep water drilling for six months.
Toyoda begged off the original invite, saying US Toyota employees would be better-suited for the job. But the recalls are not just in the US -- they are worldwide. Toyoda has now been requested in writing to appear.
At fifty four seconds into the tape, the vapor stream from the shuttle suddenly splits in two. "It's just a totally different
This Friday, January 29, is a Day of Remembrance for NASA. The day is intended to remember the 17 astronauts who were lost
Mission Control: "Challenger, go with throttle up" Commander Dick Scobee: "Roger go with throttle up" Those were the last