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'Blowing my mind': Peaks on Pluto, canyons on Charon

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. - Mankind's first close-up look at Pluto did not disappoint Wednesday: The pictures showed ice mountains on Pluto...
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Now comes the SpaceX rocket whodunit

...straight successful launches, SpaceX's Falcon 9 rocket broke apart Sunday morning minutes after soaring away from Cape Canaveral, Florida. Lost with the rocket was a capsule packed with supplies for the crew on the International Space Station...
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Pluto just 4 weeks, 20M miles away for spacecraft

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. - NASA's New Horizons spacecraft is at Pluto's doorstep...New Horizons' $700 million mission began with a 2006 launch from Cape Canaveral, Florida.___Online:Johns Hopkins: http://pluto.jhuapl...
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Pluto up close: Spacecraft makes successful flyby

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. - In a day of both jubilation and tension, scientists system. Pluto was No. 9 in the lineup when New Horizons left Cape Canaveral, Florida, on Jan. 19, 2006, but was demoted seven months later...
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Little Pluto bigger than scientists thought

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. - Little Pluto is a little bigger than anyone imagined.On...interior.New Horizons' 3 billion-mile, 9 1/2-year journey from Cape Canaveral, Florida, culminates Tuesday morning when the spacecraft zooms within...
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It's showtime for Pluto; prepare to be amazed by NASA flyby

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. - Pluto, reveal thyself, and Earthlings, enjoy the still enjoyed full planet status when New Horizons rocketed from Cape Canaveral, Florida, on Jan. 19, 2006. Pluto's demotion came just seven months...
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Air Force mystery space plane poised for launch today

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. - A mini military space plane is poised for liftoff Wednesday...Force. The three previous missions also began with rocket launches from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station.The mystery test vehicle - essentially a technology...
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NASA set to launch 4 spacecraft to solve magnetic mystery

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. - NASA is sending four identical spacecraft on a billion-dollar mission to study the explosive give-and-take of the...
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Doomsday at Mercury: NASA craft falls from orbit into planet

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. - The only spacecraft ever to orbit Mercury ended its four-year...year.Messenger's $427 million mission began with a launch from Cape Canaveral, Florida, in 2004. Johns Hopkins University handled everything for...
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USS Anchorage to retrieve Orion capsule at sea

...ship, left San Diego on Monday for the retrieval mission, the Navy said in a release.Orion will be launched from Cape Canaveral, Florida, on Thursday morning on an unmanned orbital test flight.The inaugural Orion will carry no crew during...


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