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VIDEO: Students gather in Utah for NASA rocket launch competition

By KSL.com | Posted - May 17th, 2014 @ 7:20pm


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TOOELE COUNTY — Dozens of college and university teams competed Saturday in the NASA Student Launch out at the Bonneville Salt Flats.

The teams sent rockets thousands of feet into the air, trying to win big prizes and bragging rights. Their research results will be "used in future design and development of (Space Launch Systems) and other projects, according to the NASA Student Launch website.

KSL photojournalist Mike DeBernardo was on hand to capture the action. Click the play button above to watch his story.

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