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Investigation Continues Into Cause Of NASA Rocket Explosion Near Md. Line

CHINCOTEAGUE, Va. (AP/WJZ) — Crews searched for scorched wreckage along the Virginia coast Wednesday in hopes of figuring out why an unmanned commercial rocket exploded in a blow to NASA’s strategy of using private companies to fly supplies and, eventually, astronauts to the International Space Station. 1,210 more words

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Spaceflight is Still Hard: Antares Explosion Destroys Station Supplies

This past Tuesday, October 28, at 6:22 p.m. EDT, an Orbital Sciences Antares rocket lifted off from┬áthe shorefront pad at NASA’s Wallops Space Flight Facility in Virginia, the Cygnus vehicle inside its fairing . 627 more words

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Halloween Roasted pumpkin/seed salad with blue cheese, rocket and a chia, lemon mustard dressing.

I have to admit that I have a tiny weeny bit of Halloween fever, which obviously inspired this pumpkin salad. This is an adult friendly version of a healthy Halloween treat. 363 more words

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rockets blowing up is never good

either dreams or lives are destroyed

usually both

Novel Rocket Design Flight Tested

Los Alamos National Laboratory scientists recently flight tested a new rocket design that includes a high-energy fuel and a motor design that also delivers a high degree of safety. 355 more words

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NASA rocket explosion

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On Tuesday October 28, 2014, an unmanned NASA rocket burst into flames. The spacecraft was carrying a bunch of supplies to the international space station before it exploded only six seconds after its launch. 119 more words

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Troopers recount VSP response to rocket explosion

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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