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NASA’s ‘Worm’ Logo Will Return to Space

The “meatball” logo being painted on the wing of the space shuttle Endeavor in 1998.

It was designed for NASA in the 1970s, and it hasn’t been back to space since the 1990s. But in 2020, it will head to orbit once more. We’re talking about “the worm.” It’s a logo that a generation grew up with — a minimalist twisting of red letters that is nicknamed after terrestrial invertebrates. NASA used it from 1975, …

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