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NASA Behind the Scenes: Launch Pad Photography

In the world of modern spaceflight, we are spoiled with close up imagery of rockets launching.

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Advantages Of Liquid Rocket Propellants

The thruster we will see in action on SpaceX’s next launch on March 1st will be the Draco.

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Under the Hood with the SpaceX Merlin Engine

Most concepts at SpaceX are designed from the ground up and the parts are manufactured on site at SpaceX.

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SpaceX Plans Heavy Lift Vehicle for 2013

For SpaceX, 2012 was the year of the Dragon.

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SpaceX is Playing with a Grasshopper

In May of this year, SpaceX completed the Commercial Orbital Transportation Services (COTS) demo for NASA showing they could take on the job of cargo taxi to the International Space Station (ISS) for NASA.