One of the world’s most promising new rocket companies successfully launched its first rocket to space from New Zealand’s Mahia Peninsula on May 25. Though the 17-meter-tall rocket and its test payload didn’t make it to orbit, its flight to space represents an important milestone. #ItsaTest pic.twitter.com/KRo1iBB1wK — Rocket Lab (@RocketLabUSA) May 25, 2017 “We…

via A 3D printed, carbon fiber rocket flew for the first time in New Zealand — Quartz

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