A former SpaceX employee said Musk ran the school out of the company office in the beginning. "Of course, anything boring is awful, especially companies, so we chose to send something unusual, something that made us feel". The payload will be an original Tesla Roadster, playing Space Oddity, on a billion year elliptic Mars orbit. The new Falcon Heavy is equipped with two additional Falcon 9 first stages.
Giants Acquire Evan Longoria From Rays in Blockbuster
In exchange for Longoria the Giants will send Denard Span along with Christian Arroyo , Matt Krook and Stephen Woods to the Rays. They may now be able to keep some of their other top players and continue to rebuild with a rather impressive farm system.
Musk demanded to be taken seriously prior to releasing the crucial photo of that missing part, though.
The exact date of the Heavy test launch isn't clear.
Chief Executive shared the photos in a tweet, saying the rocket was now at Cape Canaveral in Florida. -, Elon Musk replied with the only sane answer apart from the one we've already touched (media publicity): "I love the thought of a auto drifting apparently endlessly through space and perhaps being discovered by an alien race millions of years in the future".
It's unlikely the Tesla will be empty, just playing David Bowie's song "Space Oddity" on repeat. Musk also told Plait that he's willing to consider launching other objects inside the Tesla suggested by the public.
We have to keep in mind that it's a demonstration flight for a new rocket.
Cuban President Raul Castro to step down in April 2018
Initially, Feb. 24 was the date set for when the National Assembly would meet and pick the country's next president. Castro came to power in 2008, taking over for his brother Fidel who battled health issues in his later years.
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Kate doesn't appear to be pregnant yet, or at least in the very early stages of her pregnancy, when the picture was shot. Every year, Britain's royal family picks out a "postcard perfect" picture that will go on their Christmas Card.
DPHHS: Influenza activity increasing across the state
Last week, the GP consultation rate for ILI increased to 20.3 per 100,000 population, up from 6.8 per 100,000 the previous week. Symptoms of influenza can include fever, cough, sore throat, body aches, headache, chills and fatigue.
Snow forecast upped for tonight, tomorrow
Saturday , the high will be near 34 with mostly sunny skies and a north wind of 5 to 8 miles per hour , the weather service said. He said we're going to get a couple of weeks of cold weather and then get that kind of melting and thawing weather.
European Union rules Uber is a transport firm
Drivers signed up to the ride-hailing app could now be forced to obtain similar licenses and authorizations to carry passengers. Uber can be regulated as a taxi service and not as a digital app following a European Court of Justice decision.