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and all he needed to do was attach a camera to a weather balloon
"Take these three items, some WD-40, a vise grip, and a roll of duct tape. Any man worth his salt can fix almost any problem with this stuff alone." - Walt Kowalski
"Just because I don't care, doesn't mean I don't understand." - Homer Simpson
A man has lost his life which is sad, but maybe felt a touch of schadenfreude on reading this news.https://www.bbc.com/news/world-us-canada-51602655
The bit where he landed probably is flat now.RIP.
A steam-powered rocket ? What was he expecting exactly ?
And I think it’s gonna be a long long time , til somebody tries that again
Do we know if there was an successful prototypes of this 'home made rocket'
What a pleb.
Not sure what he was trying to prove, to be honest - neither of them were going to go remotely high enough to see the curve of the earth - or over the edge, if that's what he really believed. It's not even that easy to tell for sure from an airliner at 40,000ft.