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Falcon Heavy Launch a Success, Musk’s Roadster Sent Into Orbit

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Elon Musk’s showmanship reached new heights Tuesday. Stunning livestream images showed his personal Tesla Roadster carried into space by SpaceX’s Falcon Heavy, which is now the most powerful rocket in operation. The midnight cherry Roadster is one of Elon Musk’s privately owned vehicles, believed to be a 2010 model with VIN #686. The Roadster is …
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Watch the Long-Awaited SpaceX Falcon Heavy Launch

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] SpaceX plans to launch today the long-awaited Falcon Heavy rocket. A successful mission would help the space company prove it’s capable of carrying large payloads that would attract commercial and government contracts. First announced to the public in 2011, Falcon Heavy is expected to generate 5.1 million pounds of thrust at liftoff and will …
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SpaceX Animation Shows Musk’s Roadster Aboard Rocket

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Ahead of Tuesday’s planned launch of the Falcon Heavy, SpaceX has released a simulation video of the mission. The payload for the mission, Elon Musk’s Tesla Roadster, is shown floating through space with a space-suited mannequin at the wheel. It seems SpaceX actually place a mannequin in the seat. Musk shared pictures of “Starman” on …
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Trump is a Tesla Owner

While President Donald Trump and the Environmental Protection Agency under his control look to repeal rules aimed at curbing carbon emissions from cars and trucks, it’s worth noting that Trump is a Tesla owner. A story by The Washington Post last year offered some details of Trump’s car collection: Perhaps not for the limos, but …