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The Up part is the easy part - let's see if they can stick the landing
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Space X will attempt to land one of it's Dragon spacships after orbitting the Earth:

http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20101208/ap_o...est_rocket

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And apparently they did! :-)  Successful splash down in the ocean some 3 hours after the launch.  Not bad!

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Yep.  And it is a functional Apollo style capsule they sent up:

http://www.spacex.com/dragon.php

Here's the report of the landing:

http://news.yahoo.com/s/afp/20101208/ts_...1208211351

Very cool.

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