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This Fermi map of the Milky Way center shows an overabundance of gamma-rays (red indicates the greatest number) that cannot be explained by conventional sources. 867 more words
ACCOMACK COUNTY, Va. (WAVY) — Virginia State Police stationed on the Eastern Shore worked traffic control and safety at the Wallops Island launch Tuesday evening. The five troopers were there as the rocket took off and exploded in mid-air, six seconds later. 255 more words
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Since Sputnik in 1957, there have been a total of 5,341 manned and unmanned launches, and 453 of them failed.
REGINA – SaskEnergy says the cause of a massive natural gas fire at a storage facility south of Prud’homme, Sask. will not be known until spring at the earliest. 519 more words
WALLOPS ISLAND, Va. (AP/WAVY) — NASA released an initial damage assessment Wednesday evening, following Tuesday’s liftoff explosion of the Antares rocket.
The launch pad at Wallops Flight Facility was damaged, as well as support buildings and other equipment nearest to the pad. 707 more words