Falcon Heavy – level 2
SpaceX successfully test-launched Falcon Heavy last Tuesday. Falcon Heavy is the world´s most powerful rocket that is twice as powerful as the second most powerful rocket.
The big rocket has three boosters. The two smaller side boosters successfully landed in Florida while the central booster failed to land on a drone ship.
The rocket carried up Elon Musk’s Tesla Roadster (an electric sports car) with a dummy astronaut. The car has flown past Mars and will keep going to the Asteroid Belt.
Millions of people watched this rocket launch live, and the livestream became the biggest in YouTube’s history.
You can watch the original video in the Level 3 section.
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