The Harmful Reporting of SpaceX’s Historic Starship Flight as a “Failure”

This week, the coverage of one of humanity’s most impressive milestones was reduced to a climax of fire. Starship didn’t fail. Science divulgation, however, might have.

Artist Illustration of BFR at stage separation (2018). Original from Official SpaceX Photos.

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