April 18th, 2007

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from: http://www.space.com/news/ap_070415_columbia_settlement.html

He said parents, children and spouses were all compensated and astronauts with doctoral degrees received a bit more than those who held master's degrees.

"It wasn't a lot of money. A few million (dollars) isn't much," he said. "We had to prove our loved ones were worth something."

*sniff* They didn't get the right dollar amount they as a family decided their lost love's life was worth.  NASA is a jerk huh!  Surely if you loved your husband 8.35 million dollars worth of love, you're entitled, yes!?