After intensive investigation on both the Soviet and US parts, spokespersons
from both space agencies have determined the cause for the accident which
has placed the station and its resident personnel in jeopardy. In terse
statements at a recent press conference, Soviet and US space agency
spokespersons said Thursday: We have concluded joint investigations
concerning this potentially tragic accident and each nations team,
separately, has arrived at identical conclusions for this incident. The
accident was caused by one thing and one thing only...
OBJECTS IN MIR ARE CLOSER THAN THEY APPEAR.