WATCH: SpaceX Rocket Explodes Right After Liftoff


A SpaceX rocket exploded right after liftoff today in Cape Canaveral on an unmanned resupply mission to the International Space Station.

NASA, SpaceX, and SpaceX founder Elon Musk immediately tweeted out that something had gone wrong:

There were, of course, live streams of the liftoff, and lots of people tweeted out pictures of the explosion:

Update- 2:03 pm EST: Musk tweeted out details later:

Watch the explosion here, via SpaceX:

[image via @Brosner85]

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