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SpaceX rocket launch hailed as 'a new era in space exploration'

SpaceX's Falcon 9 rocket, topped by an unmanned capsule, blasts off from Cape Canaveral, Fla., on a three-day trip to the International Space Station.In a pivotal moment for private spaceflight, a towering white rocket lifted into space a cone-shaped capsule headed for a three-day trip carrying cargo to the International Space Station and a tricky rendezvous in outer space this week.

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    10/13/2012 - 2:00 pm | View Link
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    05/23/2012 - 3:51 am | View Link
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