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NASA station makes do with no toilet

May 28, 2008 8:36:55 AM PDT
The international space station has a big plumbing problem.NASA says the station's only toilet is broken, and what's worse is that astronauts living there don't have the parts needed to fix it.

The good news is that the space shuttle Discovery will bring the spare parts to the space station when it visits next week.

Until then, the three living aboard the space station will have to make due with a backup bag-like system.


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