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Rocket Launches Look Even Cooler From Space

We typically only get to see rocket launches from ground level, where the space-bound craft drifts further and further away from sight. But in this dramatic new video, we finally get to see what a rocket launch looks like from the perspective of space itself. Read More >>

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Watch 83 Rocket Launches That Happened in 2015 in a Single Video

In 2015, 87 rockets were launched into space. This video shows almost all of them—save for four Chinese launches without video—in one glorious super-cut. Read More >>

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The Surprisingly Low-Tech Way NASA Decides When to Blow Up a Rocket

When the Antares rocket exploded seconds after launch on Tuesday night, NASA was able to account for all its employees very quickly after the failure thanks to a clearly very well-practised protocol. The launch gave us a peek into the processes that dictate every rocket launch, and one of them was particularly surprising. Read More >>