Over the weekend, SpaceX released the official video of last month’s launch of Falcon Heavy.
Anytime you can marry science, fire, smoke and David Bowie, it’s a good thing.
Until now, SpaceX hadn’t shown any video of one of the boosters missing the landing ship in the Atlantic and smashing into the ocean. And even in this video, it’s barely visible for but a few moments.
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Bob Collins has been with Minnesota Public Radio since 1992, emigrating to Minnesota from Massachusetts. He was senior editor of news in the ’90s, ran MPR’s political unit, created the MPR News regional website, invented the popular Select A Candidate, started several blogs, and every day laments that his Minnesota Fantasy Legislature project never caught on.
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