Colbert Wins ISS Naming Contest

NASA obviously underestimated the awesome power of the Colbert. In an online contest to name a new module for the International Space Station, NASA suggested a few names, but then provided the possibility for write-in suggestions. Comedian Stephen Colbert won in a landslide, beating out NASA's obvious top suggestion, Serenity by over 40,000 votes. But NASA has not said if they will heed the public's wishes.

Full story by Nancy Atkinson on Universe Today



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