5/14/2010

With the Team America Rocketry Challenge finals scheduled for this weekend near Washington, D.C., TV stations around the country are stepping up coverage of hometown favorites. A North Dakota team, for instance, is hoping to bring home the trophy after its third appearance in three years. "Rockets are inspiring," says Aaron Culey, a sophomore on the Sioux Falls O'Gorman High School team. "It's human nature to want to put stuff in space, so this fulfills a childhood dream."

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