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    Antares rocket erect at the Eastern shore of Virginia slated for maiden liftoff on April 17. Only a few hundred feet of beach sand and a miniscule sea wall separate the Wallops Island pad from the Atlantic Ocean waves and Mother Nature. Credit: Ken Kremer (

    Antares Picture Perfect Blastoff Launches Commercial Space Race

    Virginia's Eastern Shore.

    Make your trip on the eastern shore a memorable one.

    Virginia's Eastern Shore

    Eastern Shore of Virginia sunset

    We love Blue Crabs... on the Eastern Shore of Virginia.

    1st fully integrated Antares rocket – decaled with huge American flag – stands firmly erect at seaside Launch Pad 0-A at NASA’s Wallops Flight Facility on 6 April 2013 following night time rollout. Maiden Antares test launch is scheduled for 17 April 2013. Later operational flights are critical to resupply the ISS. Credit: Ken Kremer (

    International Crew Launches to Space Station

    Virginia’s Eastern Shore: A natural fit for summer - The Washington Post

    Soyuz Launches New Crew to Space Station

    Abandoned buildings and creepy woods on the Eastern Shore of Virginia

    Antares Private Rocket Thunders off Virginia Coast bound for Space Station – Marks 2nd US Commercial Launch This Week Read more: www.universetoday...

    Great Falls National Park, Virginia; photo by Bernard Chen

    Milky Way over Mabry Mill, Blue Ridge Parkway, Floyd, Virginia

    Iran Launches a Monkey on a Suborbital Rocket - Iran's space monkey. Via Fox News. According to Iran state media, Iran launched a suborbital rocket last week with a passenger aboard: a monkey. A gray tufted monkey survived the flight, riding inside an “indigenous bio-capsule” which was recovered after the flight. While the US and other nations are worried that Iran’s real goal is to have a nuclear missile program, Iran’s Defense Minister Ahmad Vahidi told state television that this launch

    Assateague Lighthouse - Chincoteague Island, Virginia

    Assateague Lighthouse After Sunset

    Wallops Island Space Center (2011)

    Our pre-opening presentation at Virginia Wesleyan College (all are welcome): Commercial Fishing Vessels and the Watermen's Culture of the Eastern Shore of Virginia and the Chesapeake Bay Region: a Historical Perspective in Pictures, Stories and Legends.

    Atlantic meets the Chesapeake. Cape Charles, Virginia, United States. AFAR Highlight by Lara.