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Name: NASA (National Aeronautics and Space Administration)
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 34 mins ago - 6 reports

NASA locates resting place of late LADEE probe

WASHINGTON, Oct. 30 (UPI) -- Six months ago, NASA's LADEE probe went out with a bang, slamming into the surface of the moon after little more than half a year on the job. Earlier this week, one of NASA's veteran lunar probes spotted LADEE's final resting ... [Published UPI - 34 mins ago]
First reported 21 hours ago - Updated 44 mins ago - 37 reports

After rocket explosion, no air, water pollutants detected

The initial assessment of the explosion that destroyed an Antares rocket and cargo craft on launch Tuesday evening showed no signs that the blast emitted pollution into the water or air around the launch area in Virginia.NASA, which released the initial ... [Published ARN - 44 mins ago]
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 15 reports

Unmanned rocket explosion destroys science project of B.C. students

| Oct. 30 2014[+] Show DescriptionKAMLOOPS – The Antares rocket explodes on its way to the ISS destroying a BC school science project with itSectionsRelatedVideo: Video: U.S. astronaut says Space Station 'somber' after rocket explosion Video: Ancient ... [Published Globe and Mail - 1 hour ago]
First reported Oct 28 2014 - Updated 16 hours ago - 122 reports

Investigation begins after space station supply rocket explodes on liftoff

The 14-story Antares rocket, built and launched by Orbital Sciences Corp, blasted off from the NASA Wallops Flight Facility on Wallops Island at 6:22 p.m. on Tuesday but burst into flames moments later. It was the first disaster since the National Aeronautics ... [Published Duluth News Tribune - 16 hours ago]
First reported Oct 28 2014 - Updated 16 hours ago - 122 reports

Antares Rocket Blast Puts NASA Through Trial by Fire

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. — This week's Antares rocket explosion marks the first big failure in NASA's campaign to resupply the International Space Station using low-cost commercial cargo ships — and experts say it demonstrates the wisdom of not relying on a single ... [Published NBCNews.com - 16 hours ago]
First reported Oct 28 2014 - Updated 16 hours ago - 19 reports

Orbital Sciences Rocket Explodes During Launch10/30/2014

An Orbital Science Antares rocket, carryingsupplies to the International Space Station, exploded six seconds afterdeparting Wallops Island, Va., Tuesday night. "Tonight's events reallyshow the difficulty that it takes for us to do this task of delivering ... [Published Air Force Association - 17 hours ago]
First reported Oct 28 2014 - Updated 17 hours ago - 41 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 - 17 hours ago]
First reported Oct 28 2014 - Updated 20 hours ago - 19 reports

Unmanned rocket explodes seconds after liftoff

An unmanned Antares rocket exploded just seconds after liftoff from Wallops Island, VA on Tuesday. NASA spokesperson jay Bolden says there was "no indicated loss of life." ... [Published KPHO Phoenix - 20 hours ago]
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First reported Oct 28 2014 - Updated 20 hours ago - 49 reports

US Rocket contracted by NASA explodes into fireball

Source: CNNOctober 29, 2014 at 8:52 AM(CNN) -- When a rocket contracted by NASA burst into flames seconds after liftoff, its supplies for the International Space Station disappeared in an orange fireball.Continue readingadvertisement ... [Published Lehigh Valley Business - 20 hours ago]
First reported Oct 28 2014 - Updated Oct 29 2014 - 74 reports

Unmanned NASA Rocket Explodes On Launch

By Eric Levenson and Austin TedescoBoston.com StaffOctober 28, 2014 6:47 PMAn unmanned NASA rocket launch livestreamed on the web exploded on launch on Tuesday night.The Antares rocket took off from the Mid-Atlantic Regional Spaceport on Wallops Island, ... [Published boston.com - Oct 29 2014]
First reported Oct 28 2014 - Updated Oct 29 2014 - 108 reports

Unmanned rocket with cargo bound for the International Space Station explodes after liftoff

Just seconds after launching Tuesday night, an Antares rocket carrying a Cygnus cargo ship exploded following liftoff from Virginia's Wallops Flight Facility.The 14-story rocket was unmanned, and was set to deliver the Cygnus spacecraft to the International ... [Published The Week Magazine - Oct 29 2014]
First reported Oct 28 2014 - Updated Oct 28 2014 - 86 reports

Nasa's Antares rocket explodes on launch

Nasa’s Antares rocket has exploded on launch, according to the US space agency. The unmanned 14-storey rocket rocket blew up seconds after lift off at a commercial launch pad in Virginia at around 6:20pm (EDT) on Tuesday.Spectacular footage from a NASA ... [Published The Independent - Oct 28 2014]

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"With LRO, NASA will study our nearest celestial neighbor for at least two more years," said John Keller, LRO project scientist. "LRO continues to increase our understanding of the moon and its environment."
"As it turns there were several small surface changes found in the predicted area of the impact, the biggest and most distinctive was within 968 feet (295 meters) of the spot estimated by the Ladee operations team" said Mark Robinson, Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter Camera (LROC) principal investigator from Arizona State University in Tempe
"Hey, incompetent, imperialism yank, can we offer you some of the fruits of mother Russia's communist experiment to make up for your own failures?"
...we know they can replicate that success," said Bill Gerstenmaier, associate administrator of NASA's Human Exploration and Operations Directorate. "Launching rockets is an incredibly difficult undertaking, and we learn from each success and each setback. Today's launch attempt will not deter us from our work to expand our already successful capability to launch cargo from American shores to the International Space Station."

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NASA locates resting place of late LADEE probe [Published UPI - 34 mins ago]
Nasa finds where its Ladee probe crashed on the... [Published Capital Bay - 38 mins ago]
Photos of the Day: Webb Telescope Mirrors Direc... [Published Product Design and Development - 40 mins ago]
Like bin and property charges, we'll have a whi... [Published Evening Herald - 42 mins ago]
After rocket explosion, no air, water pollutant... [Published ARN - 44 mins ago]
Spatial technology as a Bleeding Edge enabler o... [Published Business Acumen Magazine - 44 mins ago]
Exploded Rocket Was Using 1970s Vintage Soviet-... [Published Jalopnik - 46 mins ago]
Alt-week 09.07.13: 3D printed cars, invisibilit... [Published IndiaVision - 46 mins ago]
​Where Did the Question Mark Go [Published Gawker - 49 mins ago]
Mercury Pierces the Zodiacal Light at Dawn this... [Published Universe Today - 49 mins ago]
Hurricane Gonzalo Stirs Up Miles of Sediment Ar... [Published LiveScience.com - 51 mins ago]
Red River Awarded 2 NASA Contracts for SEWP Veh... [Published WashingtonExec - 53 mins ago]
An experimental NASA rocket explodes six second... [Published EuroNews - 54 mins ago]
Multi-Center NASA Social: Preview Orion's first... [Published WAFF - 56 mins ago]
NASA finds the smoking crater left by its crash... [Published Engadget - 1 hour ago]
Brazil's severe drought dries up reservoirs [Published Environment & Development Magazine - 1 hour ago]
NASA finds the smoking crater left by its crash... [Published Engadget - 1 hour ago]
CEOs to gather in Mayo to explore potential of ... [Published Business & Leadership - 1 hour ago]
Unmanned rocket explosion destroys science proj... [Published Globe and Mail - 1 hour ago]
Learning from failure [Published Southwest Florida Herald Tribune - 1 hour ago]
Exploded rocket carried two Belgian space exper... [Published Expatica Belgium - 1 hour ago]
Virginia, we have a problem at Wallops [Published Examiner.com - 1 hour ago]
Mock Satellite Destroyed to Study Space Junk Co... [Published Yahoo! Maktoob News - 1 hour ago]
Climate scientists aren’t too alarmist. They’re... [Published Ezra Klein - 1 hour ago]
Possible Bearish Inside Day Candle Pattern Dete... [Published Comtex SmarTrend - 1 hour ago]
A Rocket Launch Gone Wrong [Published Atlantic Monthly - 1 hour ago]
NASA ROSES-14 Amendment 36: E.4 EPOESS Cancelation [Published SpaceRef - 1 hour ago]
VIDEO: There is a now WORKING PROTOTYPE of a FL... [Published Right Wing News - 1 hour ago]
5 rockets other than Antares that failed [Published Ventura County Star - 1 hour ago]
A Rocket Launch Gone Wrong [Published The Daily Dish | By Andrew Sullivan - 1 hour ago]
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NASA finds the smoking crater left by its crash... [Published Engadget - 1 hour ago]
NASA just spotted a needle in a haystack: the remains of the lunar dust probe LADEE, which was deliberately crashed into the dark side of the moon last year. The satellite was launched from Wallops Island a year ago to determine if lunar dust tends ...
Climate scientists aren’t too alarmist. They’re... [Published Ezra Klein - 1 hour ago]
The Thwaites Glacier in West Antarctic. Recent research suggests that part of the huge West Antarctic ice sheet is starting a slow collapse in an unstoppable way. Alarmed scientists say that means even more sea level rise than they figured. (AP Photo/NASA) ...
A Rocket Launch Gone Wrong [Published The Daily Dish | By Andrew Sullivan - 1 hour 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 ...
Canada Carbon Adds Dr. Roger Roberts, Former SV... [Published Marketwire - Breaking News Releases - 2 hours ago]
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Oct. 30, 2014) - Canada Carbon Inc. (the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:CCB)(OTC:BRUZF)(FRANKFURT:U7N1) a company that is positioning itself as a leader in providing very high purity graphite today announced the ...
Failed NASA Rocket Launch Carried $551,000 Came... [Published Digits - 2 hours ago]
The unmanned cargo rocket that exploded during its launch Tuesday in Virginia was carrying a high-resolution video camera created by a Japanese university intended for meteor observation. ...
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Nature Podcast: 30 October 2014 [Published Nature Podcast - 21 hours ago]
Explosion could dent Orbital profit [Published Reuters Video: Business - Oct 29 2014]
NASA's unmanned Antares rocket explodes on laun... [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Oct 28 2014]
An All-Female Mission to Mars [Published Slate Magazine - Oct 20 2014]
NASA captures images of twisting solar flare [Published Reuters Video: Technology - Oct 09 2014]
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Grassroots Space Program on Kickstarter [Published Financial Services - 5 hours ago]
NASA Awards Advanced Technology Microwave Sound... [Published Financial Services - Oct 22 2014]
Aerojet Rocketdyne Successfully Tests Thrust Ch... [Published GlobeNewswire: Acquisitions News - Oct 17 2014]
Ball Aerospace Green Propellant Infusion Missio... [Published Financial Services - Oct 15 2014]
Sterling is Awarded Three NASA SEWP V Contracts [Published GlobeNewswire: Acquisitions News - Oct 14 2014]
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