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Orbital Sciences' Antares Rocket Explosion in Pictures

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On Oct. 28, 2014, an Orbital Sciences-built Antares rocket exploded during liftoff during a mission to deliver cargo to the International Space Station for NASA. See photos from the stunning rocket launch failure here. 

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Week's Best Space Pictures: Antares Falls, Mars Mystifies, and the Sun Rises

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A sunrise consoles space station crew after the loss of an unmanned Antares supply rocket, with Mars and the stars offering more consolation. 

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Space tourism rocket crash stirs mixed emotions

a shared story    7 hours 38 minutes ago
The explosion of Virgin Galactic's passenger rocket is stirring up mixed emotions as scientists and others involved in the space industry wait for more details on what happened over the Mojave Desert on Friday.... 

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Spacecraft for tourists explodes on test flight

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MOJAVE, Calif. (AP) -- A winged spaceship designed to take tourists on excursions beyond Earth's atmosphere exploded during a test flight Friday over the Mojave Desert, killing a pilot in the second fiery setback for commercial space travel in less than a week.... 

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Brraaiins! How Zombies Overran Pop Culture

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The notion of zombies dates back at least 400 years, but today's walking dead are thoroughly modern monsters, created by open-source collaboration. Here's how zombies have evolved. 

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Pictures: Halloween and Day of the Dead Celebrated Worldwide

a shared story    17 hours 38 minutes ago
These photos of jack-o'-lanterns, ancestral shrines, and ghoulish costumes are sure to put you in a spooky mood for Halloween 

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For Mental Health, Social Media Removes the Silence (Op-Ed)

a shared story    18 hours 38 minutes ago
From teenagers to Lady Gaga's Born This Way Foundation, young activists are forging a new platform for mental health support for the texting generation. 

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Infection That Devastates Amphibians, Already in Europe, Could Spread to U.S.

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Fire-bellied newts imported from Asia through the pet trade may be spreading a fungal disease that is killing off fire salamanders in Europe, according to researchers. 

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Rare Look Inside Tiny Mouth Wins 'Small World' Photo Contest

a shared story    1 day 4 hours 38 minutes ago
The winners of this year's Nikon Small World photo competition have been announced. The grand prize goes to a photographer who captured a rare glimpse inside of a rotifer's open mouth. 

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Low oxygen 'delayed life on Earth'

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Animals took so long to evolve and thrive on Earth because of incredibly low levels of oxygen during a period more than a billion years ago, scientists say. 

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High Levels of Dangerous Chemicals Found in Air Near Oil and Gas Sites

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A study of the air near oil and gas drilling sites in five U.S. states found sometimes dangerously high concentrations of chemicals. 

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Antares Rocket Explosion: Space Station Astronauts React

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Astronauts on the International Space Station watched as a private rocket carrying supplies for the orbiting outpost exploded just after launch. 

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