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Here's Why NASA Launches Rockets From Florida

Here's Why NASA Launches Rockets From Florida

Every time NASA launches a rocket, throngs of people show up to Cape Canaveral, Florida to watch the spectacle. But have you ever wondered why these launches are almost always in the Sunshine State? It's about more than just the weather—find out in the video below.

Why Are Rockets Launched In Florida?

There's a scientific reason for it.

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Why Are Rocket Launches Often Cancelled?

It's not lack of planning, that's for sure.

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Watch A Rocket Launch In Real Time

Go with Fraser Cain as he sees his first launch.

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