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SpaceX launches 3-D printer, other station gear

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CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. - A SpaceX cargo ship rocketed toward the International Space Station on Sunday, carrying the first 3-D printer for astronauts in orbit.

In all, the unmanned Dragon capsule is delivering more than 5,000 pounds of space station supplies ......

A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket lifts off from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, FL Sunday, Sept. 21, 2014. The rocket is carrying supplies for the International Space Station. Show/Hide caption

A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket lifts off from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, FL Sunday, Sept. 21, 2014. The rocket is carrying supplies for the International Space Station. - Craig Bailey / The Associated Press

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