The famous launch towers at the southern end of the Cape Canaveral air force station in Florida, which sent hundreds of rockets into space, were demolished in controlled explosions yesterday.
Having supported 325 launches over 61 years, Complex 17 was activated in 1957 to test Thor ballistic missiles and later launched the first Global Positioning System communications satellites.
NASA's first three Mars rovers - Sojourner, Spirit and Opportunity - were launched there, as were dozens of Global Positioning System navigation-related flights and numerous scientific, commercial and military payloads, a report from Space Flight Now said.
In 2004 the first probe to orbit Mercury was also launched from the complex. The last time there was a launch from either one of the towers was almost seven years ago.
The towers were in service for 60 years.
The site will now be occupied by Moon Express, a private company developing small lunar landers that NASA may use to send science instruments to the lunar surface in the next few years, according to Florida Today.
The fantasy dragons-and-swords saga, which already has 38 Emmys under its belt, is not expected back on screens until next year. Others in the category include "black-ish", " Silicon Valley ", " Curb Your Enthusiasm " and " Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt ".
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Health Canada says patients taking the drug should check with their pharmacists to learn if their medicine is being recalled. It initiated on-site investigations of 82 companies to check whether the drugs contain NDMA.
EDT Wednesday, but the National Hurricane Center suggested people in Atlantic Canada monitor the storm's progress. Looks like another storm right next to Tropical Storm Chris , but it won't ever get named and here's why.
But Tuesday, the 46-year-old transient artist was arrested and accused of stabbing a Miami tourist with a pair of scissors. Crenshaw claimed he acted in self-defense after Coronado punched him in the head, the Herald reports.
Croatia fans in Zagreb react to key match moments in the World Cup semifinal win over England . "This is fantastic", Dalic said. Supporters thanked the side for "making us proud" during the run to the last four of the competition.
In an incendiary interview , warned that her Brexit plan would "kill the deal" between the USA and Britain on trade. Trump will spend one night in British capital. "I would actually say that she probably went the opposite way".
Free agent Isaiah Thomas signed with the Denver Nuggets late Wednesday night, according to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski. He was traded to Cleveland last summer along with Jae Crowder, Ante Zizic and a pair of picks for Kyrie Irving .
He also said he told May "how to do it", but that she "didn't listen" and "wanted to go a different route". He said: "I think allowing millions and millions of people to come into Europe is very, very sad".
Ceramic remains and coal were also discovered in the temple, which scientists say could have been used for ritual activities. A man works at the substructure inside the Teopanzolco pyramid in Cuernavaca, Morelos State, Mexico on July 11, 2018.
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