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  • NASA launches probe to study Martian atmosphere

    NASA launches probe to study Martian atmosphere

    Monday, November 18 2013 2:49 PM EST2013-11-18 19:49:49 GMT
    A robotic probe blasted off from Florida on Monday, starting a 10-month journey to the red planet. NASA is hoping the MAVEN spacecraft will help answer questions about why Mars is such a desolate planet.
    A robotic probe blasted off from Florida on Monday, starting a 10-month journey to the red planet. NASA is hoping the MAVEN spacecraft will help answer questions about why Mars is such a cold and desolate planet.
  • Atlantis launches again -- as museum display

    Atlantis launches again -- as museum display

    Thursday, June 27 2013 2:27 PM EDT2013-06-27 18:27:12 GMT
    We'll never see a space shuttle launch again. But now, at Kennedy Space Center, there's a new way to see space shuttle Atlantis as you've never seen it before.
    We'll never see a space shuttle launch again. But now, at Kennedy Space Center, there's a new way to see space shuttle Atlantis as you've never seen it before.
  • Test launch for private space station supplier

    Test launch for private space station supplier

    Monday, April 22 2013 11:43 AM EDT2013-04-22 15:43:20 GMT
    A company contracted by NASA to deliver supplies to the International Space Station successfully launched a rocket from the Virginia coast in a test of its ability to send a cargo ship aloft.
    A company contracted by NASA to deliver supplies to the International Space Station successfully launched a rocket from the Virginia coast in a test of its ability to send a cargo ship aloft.
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