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We all know the story of the most famous Sun Devil killed in combat — Pat Tillman, the gridiron star who left a lucrative and comfortable NFL slot to die for his country as an Army Ranger in Afghanistan. But the stories of others have been lost to history. The ongoing search for the first ASU war heroes to make the ultimate sacrifice has revealed a story filled with stories.

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"We want to hear what Europa has to tell us. And that means putting a sensitive 'ear' on Europa's surface." - Hongyu Yu, exploration systems engineer, School of Earth and Space Exploration

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