“Command, this is Station. Command do you copy?”
The big day had finally arrived. The orbiting space station was coming into position and the experiment could commence.
“Station, this is Command. We read you. Experiment can commence in,” Command began a countdown.
“We would like to take a moment to reflect on what is about to happen. This is citizen driven science at its finest. To the fourth graders of Mr. Golding’s class, thank you..” The shuttle pilot said to the world below.
“One.” The countdown ended.
“The shiny 2010 penny has left the station. Look out below, Houston!” Station warned.