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NASA Ready for Second Attempt to Launch Artemis 1 Moon Mission

NASA's Artemis I rocket at Kennedy Space Center on Sept. 2.

NASA's Artemis I rocket at Kennedy Space Center on Sept. 2.

Photographer: Kevin Dietsch/Getty Images 

Nasa will try to launch its latest moon rocket on Saturday after a failed attempt earlier this week.

Initially planned for August 29, the launch had to be abandoned moments before lift-off due to a temperature problem in one of the engines.