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Nilofar

Photo: Tropical Cyclone Nilofar in the Arabian Sea as seen from space - @NASA_EO

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Photo: Wallops Flight Facility seen day after Antares rocket explosion; officials report broken windows, imploded doors at support buildings - @NASA via @ethanklapper

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Virginia's Wallops Flight Facility completes initial assessment into Antares rocket launch failure; no 'obvious' environmental impacts found - @NASA

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Photo: View of the Antares launch pad site this morning in the aftermath of the unmanned rocket's explosion last night - @EddieInTheYard

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NASA advises people who find debris in the vicinity of the Antares rocket launch mishap to stay away and contact their response team - @NASA

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NASA statement on Antares rocket launch failure: 'Orbital has demonstrated extraordinary capabilities in its first two missions to the station earlier this year, and we know they can replicate that success. Launching rockets is an incredibly difficult undertaking, and we learn from each success and each setback. Today's launch attempt will not deter us from our work to expand our already successful capability to launch cargo from American shores to the International Space Station' - @NASA

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Officials: Full cost of rocket, supplies lost in Virginia explosion over $200 million; cost of impact on ground not yet known - live video

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Officials: Investigation into what the launch pad will need to get back to full operation might take a few weeks - live video

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Investigators say they won't know full extent of damage to Wallops Flight Facility after rocket explosion until tomorrow; officials letting fires burn out - live video

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Russian cargo ship is scheduled to launch to International Space Station on Wednesday and a SpaceX cargo ship will launch in December, officials say - live video

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Officials: International Space Station has enough supplies to last until approximately March 2015 - live video

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Officials say research hardware lost in Antares rocket explosion, but that International Space Station has enough supplies at the moment - live video

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NASA says they will launch out of Wallops Flight Facility again as soon as it's deemed safe - live video

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Officials warn public to avoid searching for pieces of rocket that exploded as it was carrying 'hazardous material' - live video

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NASA: No critical cargo was lost when Antares rocket launch failed in Virginia - live video

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Video: Antares rocket explosion seen from plane flying nearby - Ed Sealing on Youtube

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Video: People at press site near Wallops Flight Facility react to Antares rocket explosion (Warning: graphic language) - Matthew Travis on Youtube

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Editor's note: The press conference on the Antares rocket launch failure has been pushed back for the second time, according to NASA. It is now scheduled for 9 pm ET. - Jillian

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Orbital Sciences Executive Vice President Frank Culbertson: 'We will conduct a thorough investigation immediately to determine the cause of this failure and what steps can be taken to avoid a repeat of this incident. As soon as we understand the cause we will begin the necessary work to return to flight to support our customers and the nation's space program' - statement

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More: Orbital Sciences forms board to investigate rocket launch failure in Virginia - @OrbitalSciences

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