We all have it. Implicit bias was the shorthand that allowed our distant ancestors to make split-second decisions (friend or foe?) based on incomplete information. It provided a razor-thin reaction-time advantage that could mean life or death. But today, we no longer need to assume that people who do not look or sound like us pose an immediate threat. Instea […]
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On May 27, 2016, the Falcon 9 first stage successfully landed on a droneship in the Atlantic Ocean after launching the Thaicom 8 communication satellite. It was the second time this month that they've accomplished the feat.
The first stage of the company's Falcon 9 rocket came down for a soft touchdown on a ship at sea today (May 27) during a successful satellite launch. SpaceX has now pulled off this daring maneuver three times in the last seven weeks.
The private spaceflight company's Falcon 9 rocket launched the satellite on May 27, 2016. It was the second launch SpaceX has completed for the Bangkok-based company. The first stage of the rocket succesfully landed on a droneship in the Atlantic.