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Elon Musk Shares Final Photo Of ‘Starman’ In Tesla As It Flies Away From Earth
By Yoon Sann Wong, 09 Feb 2018
Elon Musk and SpaceX have shared the final photo of mannequin ‘Starman’, dressed in a SpaceX astronaut suit, as he flew away from Earth in Tesla’s ‘Roadster’.
The stunt was part of SpaceX’s ‘Falcon Heavy’ rocket launch on Tuesday, whose successful entry into space marked a significant leap forward for SpaceX and Musk’s aim of transporting people to live on Mars.
A live stream of ‘Starman’ in space incited humorous responses from the internet, and treated viewers to breathtaking views that can only been seen from space.
Have a look at the “photo of the future” and browse through more images from SpaceX’s Flickr album below.
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[via CNBC, main image via Shutterstock]
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