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Why are NASA astronauts living 60 feet below the surface of the Atlantic off the Florida Keys? It’s part of a NASA mission called NEEMO, for NASA Extreme Environment Mission Operations. The underwater astronauts (or aquanauts) find the isolated depths of the Atlantic about as close as they can get to spaceflight here on Earth.

The SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket and Dragon spacecraft breaks apart shortly after liftoff Sunday at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida.
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A launch failure of a Falcon 9 rocket occurred just after liftoff at 10:21 a.m. from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station Sunday.  WFIT's Rick Glasby filed this report:

WFIT's Rick Glasby reports from NASA's Kennedy Space Center​ on Sunday's SpaceX​ CRS-7 Space Station Supply Mission.

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