TODAY   |  November 05, 2013

Rocket will take Olympic torch into space

A rocket is set to launch into space from Kazakhstan Thursday, carrying the Olympic torch. The torch is set to go on a spacewalk before returning to Earth next Monday.

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>>> into space on thursday. it will lift off with a crew of three. it will carey the torch to the international space station . two will take the torch for a space walk saturday before it returns to earth next monday. let's hope it stays lit this time.

>> hope the guy with the lighter is up there.

>> yeah.