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PBS NEWSHOUR

Elon Musk’s reusable Falcon Heavy rocket lifts off

  • Aired: 02/06/2018
  • 05:09
  • Rating: NR
SpaceX launched the world’s most powerful rocket from the Kennedy Space Center in Florida on Tuesday, a successful liftoff brought to fruition by Elon Musk’s private company. Science correspondent Miles O’Brien joins John Yang to discuss the historical launch and what made it so different from a NASA launch.
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SpaceX launched the world’s most powerful rocket from the Kennedy Space Center on Tuesday.
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