atomic_fungus (atomic_fungus) wrote,

#2439: This is extremely exciting.

SpaceX has orbited a capsule.

They boosted an unmanned capsule into orbit; it went around the planet twice before being de-orbited. The entire flight was a complete success.

...if you can read that article and not come away excited by it, you're an unreconstructed groundhog. (Or "flatlander" if you're more of a Niven fan than a Heinlein fan.)

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