High Roller

High Roller

High Roller

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Oct. 10 2008 8:30 AM

High Roller

Wanna see the coolest video set to music from a webcam attached to the very first privately owned company rocket that made it into orbit that you'll see... well, ever?*

Yes. Yes, you do.

Phil Plait Phil Plait

Phil Plait writes Slate’s Bad Astronomy blog and is an astronomer, public speaker, science evangelizer, and author of Death From the Skies!  


Screen shot from Space X video of rocket launchSpace X took the webcam video from their successful launch of the Falcon-1 rocket and set it to music. The result is made of awesome. The editing is a thing of wonder.

Hint: turn up your speakers.

Now to go find me some Crystal Method disks...

Tip o' the heat shield to my anonymous mole at Space X.

This is the same phrase I used to submit this to Fark, and it got greenlit! W00t!