- Elon Musk on Thursday night tweeted an image of an experimental rocket meant to help him get to Mars.
- The so-called test hopper will not enter orbit when it launches in the coming weeks but is instead meant to inform how SpaceX works toward a full-scale prototype of the Mars Starship.
- Musk has described Starship as a “Tintin” rocket, referring to the 20th-century Belgian comics series.
Elon Musk has published a photo of an experimental rocket meant to help him achieve his mission of conquering Mars.
After teasing the spaceship earlier this month, Musk posted a picture of the vehicle – dubbed the “test hopper” – in real life on Friday from SpaceX’s facility…