Space X Successfully Lands Rocket on Tiny, Tiny Platform

We just saw history be made, folks.

A few minutes ago, Space X became the first company to succesfully land a rocket on a platform out on the ocean, proving that a reusable rocket might be the future of space travel. This giant step forward in our world’s  history of blasting things into space could lead to cheaper satellite launches, and eventually the kind of space tourism we’ve only dreamed about in the past. If you missed it, don’t worry, Space X has you covered with a video:

Falcon 9 Landing

SpaceX has successfully landed the first stage of a Falcon 9 rocket on a platform in the Atlantic ocean! Congratulations!!!

Posted by Science Channel on Friday, April 8, 2016

As someone who’s always dreamed of going to space, I can’t begin to describe how excited I am at this next step. Way to go, Space X.

Mike Fatum
Referred to as a God Among Men, the Greatest Man that Ever Lived, and That Dude Over There…No, The Dude with the Long Hair and the Goatee…Yes, That Guy, Mike has grown up being known and loved around his apartment. In addition to being a successful film director and editor, he loves video games, movies, comic books, board games, and his wife and cat. He’s been friends with Jarys for over a decade now, and they started hosting a radio show together on college that became the genesis for the Ace of Geeks Podcast. When he realized he had so many talented friends who could write, the Podcast became an entertainment website, and here we are.

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