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What will happen to the Houston Astrodome?

Once touted as the Eighth Wonder of the

Once touted as the Eighth Wonder of the World, the Astrodome sits quietly gathering dust and items for storage Monday, May 21, 2012, in Houston. The domed stadium was home to the Houston Oilers, Astros and Stock Show and Rodeo along with playing host to the NBA Finals, professional boxing, tennis extravaganzas and numerous high school football playoff games. (AP Photo/Pat Sullivan) Credit: AP

The Houston Astrodome opened on April 12, 1965, to great fanfare and amazement.

The Astros last played there in 1999, and this Wednesday, its fate is to be decided. Demolition, perhaps?

Here's a video that looks back at the unique history of the Astrodome.

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