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Fraser
2010-Feb-11, 05:20 PM
The Solar Dynamics Observatory launched successfully and beautifully Thursday morning from Cape Canaveral to begin a 5-year mission that will provide streaming, high-definition views of our sun. It was the 100th launch of the Atlas/Centaur combo, and was a gorgeous sight as it roared and soared into the blue Florida sky. "It [...]

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