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The falcon has landed

Well, spaceX has finally pulled it off -- they've vertically landed a stage 1 booster rocket. https://youtube.com/watch?v=ZCBE8ocOkAQ.

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  • croxiscroxis I am the walrus
    I was watching it while cooking meatballs. It was an amazing 45 min show. I'm tempted to show it in class.
  • ShadowDancerShadowDancer When I say, "Why aye, gadgie," in my heart I say, "Och aye, laddie." London, UK
    The future is here!
  • The future is in the past!

    Actually this was really awesome.
  • Mr_BesterMr_Bester Earthforce Officer St Louis MO
    And now it's landed at sea on a tiny little barge!!!
  • edited April 2016
    Dang, what are those guys going to do next? Land one in the palm of Elon Musks's hand?
  • ShadowDancerShadowDancer When I say, "Why aye, gadgie," in my heart I say, "Och aye, laddie." London, UK
    Don't give him ideas!

    ...tho that would be neat haha!
  • "Elon Musk hospitalized with severe burns on left hand; vows next version of rocket booster will be able to safely land without the use of rocket motors".
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