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In Light of the Loss of Orbital Sciences' Antares
Private Astronaut, Explorers Club BOD member
Until we reach a large number of flights on a given system, we should be prepared for periodic failures -- far more than we would expect or tolerate with our cars and planes. And since we hope to put people atop many of these systems, we need to reach high flight count goals.
Kids' Science Experiments Destroyed In Rocket Disaster
Memories of Challenger Ignited by Antares Explosion
Rocket Scientist, TED Speaker & Author
As I watched yesterday's Orbital Sciences rocket explosion, unpleasant memories entered my mind.
Antares Rocket Explodes Shortly After Lift-Off From Virginia Launch Site
WATCH: Cargo Ship Blasts Off With Supplies For Space Station
Rocket's Debut Postponed Again
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