Facebook-Backed $195 Million Satellite Lost in SpaceX Rocket Explosion

Thursday, September 1, 2016 - 14:51 in Astronomy & Space

A satellite funded by Facebook and intended to bring internet access to parts of Sub-Saharan Africa, exploded on a launch pad in Florida today, along with the rocket meant to carry it to space.

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