Fantastic Image of Atlas V Rocket Launch

This image by Mike Killian is a perfect example of why #ScienceLooksGood. From

This spectacular image was taken in the early morning hours as the Atlas 5 rocket shot off to explore Earth's Van Allen radiation belts.

Astrophotographer Mike Killian took this stunning photo from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida Aug. 24, 2012.

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