Why There's an X-Wing in the Smithsonian

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While in DC in August, Adam stopped by one of his FAVORITE places: the National Air and Space Museum, and specifically its Restoration Hangar, where he checks out a screen-used X-wing. What is a prop from STARS WARS -- and science fiction in general -- doing in this particular Smithsonian? Dr. Margaret Weitekamp, Curator and Department Chair of the Space History Department, explains.

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Produced by Kristen Lomasney

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