Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Falcon Heavy launch

I need some time to process this. BUT. THAT WAS AMAZING. I had delighted chills all over.

Also: putting a red Roadster into space is a feat of showmanship that would make P.T. Barnum proud.

ETA: The hugely (and justifiably) popular launch video released by SpaceX on March 10:

Among other things, I'm glad finally to be able to see what became of the center core. Yes, they lost it, but the information they gained from this experience will go far toward making sure that doesn't happen in future launches.

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