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Fraser
2014-Oct-31, 04:11 PM
Over the 50-plus years since president John F. Kennedy’s Rice University speech, spaceflight has proven to be hard. It doesn’t take much to wreck a good day to fly. Befitting a Halloween story, rocket launches, orbital insertions and landings are what make for sleepless nights. These make-or-break events of space missions can be things that […]

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