Lit Hub Daily: June 9, 2021

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How Legendary Physicist Richard Feynman Helped Crack the Case on the Challenger Disaster

Richard Feynman’s phone rang. The caller was William Graham, a former student of his at Caltech, now acting director of NASA....

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