NASA launched its unmanned space capsule Orion at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station on Friday morning. A launch attempt on Thursday was scrubbed following high winds and a fuel valve malfunction. Broadcast live streaming video on Ustream
NASA plans for Orion to orbit Earth twice during the test flight, swinging out to a point that is 3,600 miles high, then splash down in the Pacific Ocean off the coast of Baja California, Mexico. In coming decades, Orion is expected to carry astronauts deep into space to the moon, asteroids, Mars and beyond. The Orlando Sentinel contributed to this post.