Falcon Heavy rocket lunch. Credit: Official SpaceX Photos
The Falcon Heavy space rocket is on its way to Mars

The Falcon Heavy space rocket from SpaceX was successfully launched Tuesday night. Falcon Heavy is the biggest reusable rocket in operation. Its course in space is set for the planet Mars, where it remains to see if it will crash on the planet, or continue its journey through space. On board of the rocket there is a very original cargo: a Tesla roadster car equipped with a mannequin driver. The launch demonstrates the capability of Falcon Heavy to send cargo in space for an estimated price of $90 million, significantly cheaper than other space agencies, like NASA.

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