In the Popular Magazines
One Week Later
February 3, 1986
Popular magazines like Time and Newsweek publish cover stories on the Challenger. A popular news magazine is also a primary source that reports on what happened right after it happened as told by participants or eyewitnesses.
|Popular Magazine Characteristics|
|TIMELINESS:||Usually several days to a week behind events|
|CONTENT:||Contains photographs, non-technical explanations of possible causes for the crash, personal interest stories, and some backwards reflection on the event. Does not include footnotes or bibliography.|
|TYPE OF SOURCE:||Primary|