NASA rocket launch tonight

OK, 4:07am EDT Friday morning to be exact with a 20 minute launch window. On board the Atlas V rocket are the Radiation Belt Storm Probes, a pair of satellites designed to study the Earth’s Van Allen radiation belts. CBS News’ William Harwood offers by a detailed preview of the $686 million science mission.

Michael Lowrey

Michael Lowrey is a contributor to Carolina Journal and a policy analyst for the John Locke Foundation. Lowrey has written numerous articles for the foundation on topics su...

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