Today is a sad day for me. The last shuttle launch is scheduled for this morning. The space program that I grew up with is ending.
I have embedded a couple of video players below for you to choose from to watch the Atlantis surge toward the heavens for the last time...
Stream videos at Ustream
This player is provided by NASA.
Live Streaming by Ustream
This video feed is provided by SpaceVidcast, my favorite Citizen Journalists on the spaceflight beat.
SpaceVidCast has scored a Live YouTube Channel!!! (I'm in line for this feature for my channel)
Here is a snippet of objectives for this mission from wikipedia:
And here are some tribute videos for this last mission: