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NASA administrator quits

NASA Administrator Sean O’Keefe, who has spent years running the space program has resigned.

According to NASA spokesman, President Bush has accepted his resignation but he would continue his duties till February when new chief will take the office.

O’Keefe’s tenure as administrator of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration(NASA) included the loss of the shuttle Columbia and its seven astronauts as well as budget battles and debates over the future of American space travel.