Astronomy Cast

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Science & Medicine, Natural Sciences

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Science & Medicine 37
Natural Sciences 12

Astronomy Cast brings you a weekly fact-based journey through the cosmos.


Ep. 161: Launch Facilities

October 26th, 2009

Episode 193 of 489 episodes

Launching a rocket into space requires a big effort on the ground. Space agencies have built up huge infrastructures to store, prepare and launch rockets. Let's take a look at what's involved on the ground at a place like Cape Canaveral. What happens before, during and after a launch.

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