The Antares rocket exploded on a launchpad in the NASA facility in eastern Virginia. The ship was bringing 5,000 pounds of supplies to the International Space Station.


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Beautiful photos from around the world of the October 8 “blood moon” lunar eclipse.

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Most Americans will have an excellent view of the so-called Blood Moon.

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You’ll have to get up early, but it’s worth it.

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What would life be like on planet earth if Jupiter was our night sky? Would gravity be different? Could life as we know it even exist? It’s fun to speculate.

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The ESA’s Rosetta Satellite became the first one to orbit a comet and will follow Churyumov-Gerasimenko as it circles the sun. See the pictures here.

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SpaceX and CEO Elon Musk have unveiled the Dragon V2, their first manned space shuttle. See the amazing pictures here.

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NASA revealed pictures of their new light-up “technology” style Z-2 spacesuit. See all the photos here.

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Missed the SpaceX launch? This video will let you relive that magical moment of liftoff.

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The lunar eclipse appears to be an orange-red color due to a perfect alignment of the sun, earth, and moon. This rare alignment is also known as a “syzygy.”

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April 14 saw a rare “Blood Moon” lunar eclipse. Here are the most incredible photos of the red moon over the United States.

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Watch the latest SpaceX mission launch right here.

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A SpaceX rocket has been cleared by NASA for a launch on April 14. Here’s what you need to know about SpaceX.

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Want to watch the upcoming lunar eclipse? Here’s where you’ll need to be, and how to go about doing it.

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April 2014 has a ton of astronomy events to look forward to. If you want to learn more about astronomy, these iPhone and Android apps are top choices.

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NASA’s Morpheus Lander could someday travel to Mars or the Moon. Watch this amazing new craft take flight.

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