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Watch: amateur footage of Antares rocket explosion

Amateur video shows a new viewpoint of the dramatic moment that the Antares rocket exploded during take off in Virginia, US on Tuesday The remarkable video was captured by Chris Harr who was standing 1.5 miles west of the launch pad on Oyster Bay with ... [Published Telegraph - 10 mins ago]
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 39 mins ago - 3 reports

Cause sought for space-supply rocket explosion

The cargo ship was carrying 5,000 pounds of experiments and equipment for NASA, as well as prepackaged meals and freeze-dried Maryland crabcakes for a Baltimore-born astronaut who has been in orbit for five months. All of the lost materials will be replaced ... [Published Columbia Daily Tribune - 7 hours ago]
First reported 18 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 7 reports

Good morning!

Sadly, you don't get to see the new day in in quite the same way as NASA astronaut Reid Wiseman. He snapped this sunrise from the International Space Station just the other day. You're allowed to be jealous. [ NASA ] ... [Published Gizmodo - 4 hours ago]
First reported 13 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 3 reports

How astronauts shower in space

We've seen interviews of Space Station astronauts and videos of their spacewalks, but what is daily life really like?If your browser has Adobe Flash Player installed, click above to play. Otherwise, click below. ... [Published CNN - 1 hour ago]
First reported 21 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 5 reports

Asteroids Could Be Key to Reaching Mars

An MIT scientist argues for sending astronauts on "stepping-stone" missions to near-Earth asteroids to pave the way for a crewed voyage to Mars.0sharesAn MIT scientist believes near-Earth asteroids (NEAs) will be the key to eventually sending humans to ... [Published PC Magazine - 14 hours ago]
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 2 reports

Briefs: Future of Flight to host astronaut

, 12:01 a.m.Astronaut to speak at Future of FlightAstronaut commander Chris Hadfield will be at the Future of Flight Aviation Center to sign books and deliver a program highlighting his experiences in space. The Canadian became an Internet sensation singing ... [Published HeraldNet - 5 hours ago]
First reported Oct 29 2014 - Updated 15 hours ago - 23 reports

Unmanned Nasa rocket explodes after lift-off

An unmanned US supply rocket exploded shortly after lifting off from a commercial launch pad in Virginia, the first disaster since Nasa turned to private operators to run cargo to the International Space Station (ISS).The 14-storey Antares rocket, built ... [Published Dhaka Tribune - 15 hours ago]
First reported Oct 29 2014 - Updated 15 hours ago - 25 reports

Antares rocket blows up seconds after liftoff

at 3:40 PM CDTWALLOPS ISLAND, Va. -- People near the site of the NASA rocket explosion are warned against searching for souvenirs.Orbital Sciences Corp.'s unmanned Antares rocket, stocked with supplies for the International Space Station, blew up just ... [Published Central illinois News Center - 17 hours ago]
First reported Oct 29 2014 - Updated 16 hours ago - 8 reports

40-Year-Old Russian Engine at Heart of Rocket Investigation

The fiery destruction of an Antares rocket left behind a launch pad covered in debris and questions about the rocket's use of refurbished Soviet-era engines.Investigators combed through the wreckage of the "catastrophic anomaly," as NASA's Rachel Kraft ... [Published National Geographic - 16 hours ago]
First reported Oct 28 2014 - Updated 23 hours ago - 3 reports

Russia World Cup 2018 logo unveiled by Russian astronauts in International Space Station... here's how it compares to the rest

A live feed from the International Space Station revealed the logo of the World Cup trophy in red and blue, the colours of the Russian flag, with a gold trim for the embled of the 2018 tournament. ... [Published Football Mail Online - 23 hours ago]
First reported Oct 28 2014 - Updated Oct 28 2014 - 2 reports

Astronaut: A 'risky business'

Former NASA astronaut Mark Kelly weighs in on the NASA-contracted rocket that exploded moments after launch.If your browser has Adobe Flash Player installed, click above to play. Otherwise, click below. ... [Published CNN - Oct 28 2014]
First reported Oct 28 2014 - Updated Oct 28 2014 - 4 reports

Space images ‘make you think’

Chris Hadfield’s new book includes some of his favourite photographs of home taken during his five-month stay on the International Space Station.The images in the book You Are Here, Around the World in 92 Minutes were among approximately 45,000 photographs ... [Published London Free Press - Oct 28 2014]

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He said, "We are studying the vehicle because it's configuration is different from what we were flying so far (PSLV) and GSLV. We want to study how it behaves in the atmospheric phase...., several measurements have to be done and performance of the vehicle has to assessed."
"We want to measure that and then as it comes down and splashes we have to locate and recover it also" he said, adding that it is expected to splash down in Bay of Bengal about 450 km from Andaman
"We will not fly until we understand the root cause" said Frank Culbertson, executive vice-president of Orbital Sciences, adding the top priority now was repairing the launch pad as "quickly and safely...
...can have a 3D image, but it’s not until you can go and really get a looklook at it [in VR], looking around at different angles, [that you can say], "OK, here’s a square, here’s a cube, we’re going to build it up by this much" and kids can see mathematical formulas integrated into their view.”

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Watch: amateur footage of Antares rocket explosion [Published Telegraph - 10 mins ago]
GSLV-Mk III expected to be launched in first ha... [Published Economic Times - 19 mins ago]
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Antares rocket explosion cause sought in US [Published The Guardian Nigeria - 1 hour ago]
Beyond Oculus, the VR boom is everywhere—from c... [Published ArsTechnica - 1 hour ago]
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Crist gets help from group founded by Giffords [Published News Channel 2000 - 1 hour ago]
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Viewers Capture Antares Launch Explosion [Published WBOC TV 16 - 2 hours ago]
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A Rocket Launch Gone Wrong [Published The Daily Dish | By Andrew Sullivan - 45 mins ago]
On Tuesday, the unmanned Antares rocket exploded seconds after launching: Ioffe highlights Russia’s reaction: Russia Today reported that the Antares rocket was “American-Ukrainian,” and other outlets ran with it. The spectacular failure, wrote ...
Watch an Exclusive Interstellar Clip With Matth... [Published Real Clear Politics - TIME.com - 3 hours ago]
Of all of the conspiracy loonies currently at large — birthers, truthers and grassy-knollers, we’re looking at you — there are none quite as febrile as the folks who claim the Apollo moon landings were faked. The theory (with apologies to the word “theory”) ...
The 10 Most Important Things In The World Right... [Published Clusterstock - 7 hours ago]
Good morning! Here's what you need to know for Thursday. 1. The World Health Organization issued promising news about the state of Ebola, noting that the epidemic in Liberia "may be slowing down." 2.  A mudslide set off by monsoon rains may ...
Hadfield: Blast won't hurt space flight [Published CNN.com - Video - 9 hours ago]
Fmr. Astronaut Chris Hadfield says the rocket explosion was not good for NASA but it won't derail future space flight. ...
Rocket used decades-old Russian engines [Published CNN.com - Video - 9 hours ago]
Fmr. Astronaut Mark Kelly and Miles O'Brien discuss the explosion of a NASA rocket. ...
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Russian cosmonauts kick off final spacewalk of ... [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Oct 22 2014]
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Introduction to Astronaut Bioethics [Published Slate Magazine - Oct 06 2014]
NASA to resume human space flight, focus on Mars [Published Reuters Video: Technology - Sep 17 2014]
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