NASA's Juno Spacecraft Launches to Planet Jupiter

NASA's Juno spacecraft launched today on a five-year trip to Jupiter, the greatest of the planets in the solar system, and one to which we on Earth may owe our own existence. "Three, two one, ignition and liftoff of the Atlas 5 with Juno on a trek to Jupiter, a planetary piece of the puzzle on the beginning of our solar system," called launch commentator George Diller. The Atlas rocket left from Space Launch Complex 41 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida, rising quickly into muggy...Full Story
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