SpaceX, a company founded by Elon Musk, launched a rocket yesterday even more powerful than the Saturn V (the ship that sent US astronauts to the moon). The test flight of the Heavy Falcon is just another step toward creating a rocket that can withstand the trip to Mars. Follow these links for video of the test run and more!
Video of launch (skip to about -14:00)
Music video (a flight simulation to the tune of “Life on Mars?”)