St. Petersburg Times: Video Report
A timelapse movie is a series of photos that shows real time in an accelerated way.

In this sequence, 500 pictures are shown in 33 seconds. One frame was shot every second over eight minutes, starting just before Discovery's launch on July 26.

 
[Times photos: Stephen J. Coddington • Timelapse: Jack Rowland]
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Timelapse 1 | Timelapse 2 | Timelapse 3
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