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reusable

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Elon Musk says SpaceX's first reusable Falcon 9 rocket is 'ready to fire again'

Last month, SpaceX sent satellites to space with a Falcon 9 rocket, landing it safely on Earth 10 minutes later for the first time ever. Now it's ready to go again.

By January 2, 2016

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SpaceX rocket ends 2015 with a blast, Ep. 229

2015 was the year humans successfully built and tested reusable rockets that can return to Earth and land upright. Plus, we take a look back at our favorite science stories of the year in an awesome image gallery, and guess what? Darth Vader hates Christmas more than you.

By December 23, 2015

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Paper filter vs. metal filter: Which makes the best cup of coffee?

The type of filter you use when brewing coffee does matter. Learn whether you should be using reusable or disposable filters to make your daily cup of coffee.

By December 8, 2015

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It is rocket science: Blue Origin control room gets delirious over landing

Technically Incorrect: A new video shows the full raucous glory of the scientific experience. Watch as a packed house celebrates November's successful landing of the company's reusable rocket.

By December 3, 2015

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Bezos' Blue Origin makes historic rocket landing

Welcome to the next age of space exploration: reusable rockets. Get the details on the landing by Blue Origin, run by Amazon's Jeff Bezos. Meanwhile, questions swirl over Amazon's security with forced password resets.

By November 24, 2015

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Bezos' Blue Origin makes historic rocket landing

Welcome to the next age of space exploration: reusable rockets. Get the details on the landing by Blue Origin, run by Amazon's Jeff Bezos. Meanwhile, questions swirl over Amazon's security with forced password resets.

November 24, 2015

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Bezos' space company tests suborbital rocket

Blue Origin pulls off its first unmanned test flight from a site in west Texas. The spacecraft, which reached an altitude of 58 miles, is designed to become a reusable vehicle for space tourists someday.

By April 30, 2015

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'NailO' turns your thumbnail into a touchpad (Tomorrow Daily 164)

MIT's Media Lab just unveiled "NailO," a prototype input surface with a size more suited to Ant-Man than normal humans. The touchpad fits on your thumbnail and communicates with your smartphone or PC with subtle gestures.

By April 20, 2015

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Gesture-enabled touchpad fits on your thumbnail (Tomorrow Daily 164)

On today's show, Khail and Ashley discuss MIT's new mini touchpad and where you might use it, a learning project called zSpace that hopes to mix tech and education in a new way and the results of SpaceX's third attempt at making reusable rockets viable. #TDNail

By April 20, 2015

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'Close but no cigar' for SpaceX's try at historic rocket landing

The private space-exploration company successfully sends a cargo capsule off to the International Space Station, but its "reusable" rocket crashes into its floating landing pad in the Atlantic Ocean.

By January 10, 2015