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October 30th, 2014
12:20 AM ET

Crews search for clues to NASA rocket explosion

Investigators are trying to piece together exactly what caused a more than $200 million rocket carrying supplies to the International Space Station to explode seconds after takeoff.

The imploding rocket caused flaming debris to rain down across NASA's launch pad at the Wallops Field Facility in Virginia.
Fortunately, no one was hurt. But the explosion has raised serious questions about safety when it comes to the commercialization of space exploration.

Athena Jones is OutFront with more on the investigation and what might have gone wrong.


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