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Go up SpaceX's Starship-catching robotic launch tower with Elon Musk!

Today we’re going up SpaceX’s Orbital Launch Tower with the ultimate tour guide, Elon Musk. He’s going to walk us around the bottom, explain how they plan to catch the booster with the chopsticks and then we’ll go up the elevator stopping at the quick disconnect and on the upper deck! Recommended videos to help with some context [Playlist] – https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLWzKfs3icbT55w6f9wGqXkhk_SlanIhnr Huge thanks to Ryan Chylinksi from Cosmic Perspective for helping shoot this video! – https://www.youtube.com/c/CosmicPerspective & http://patreon.com/cosmicperspective 00:00 – Intro 00:45 – Tour Begins 02:00 – How to catch Starship 10:45 – Starlink 2 details 12:40 – Elevator up the tower 14:15 – Quick Disconnect Arm 17:20 – Top of tower 20:20 – The importance of making humans multi-planetary 26:00 – Growing the economy 30:20 – Orbital Propellant Farm 32:00 – Outro ————————– Want to support what I do? Consider becoming a Patreon supporter for access to exclusive livestreams, our discord channel! – http://patreon.com/everydayastronaut And extra big thanks to our Mission Directors! Get your name in the credits by becoming a Mission Director on Patreon! Mac Malkawi, Ole Mathias Aarseth Heggem, Tomdmay , Jared smith, TTTA , Max Haot, John Malkin, DLB, Héctor Ramos, David Glover, Simon Pilkington,…

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Go up SpaceX’s Starship-catching robotic launch tower with Elon Musk!