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For CBS Space News, William Harwood writes: A giant helium balloon lifted a 3.5-ton flying saucer-shaped research vehicle to an altitude of more than 23 miles Saturday and released it for a dramatic rocket-powered boost through the extreme upper atmosphere to test an inflatable doughnut-like braking system and a huge supersonic parachute needed for future missions to Mars. 463 more words
It’s hard to decide quite what to make of The Love Junkies’ latest offering, Flight Test. In part this is due to the EP’s timing; appearing only ten months after their debut LP, is Flight Test merely unfinished business or a stepping stone between old and new ideas?