A bright light could be seen over the southern sky in northern Nevada on Sunday night, and it came courtesy of SpaceX. SpaceX had previously landed five Falcon boosters at sea after West Coast launches, but this was the first West Coast attempt to pull off a "land landing". Residents in Santa Barbara, Ventura and San Luis Obispo counties may hear sonic booms.
Some of the pictures showed the Falcon 9 rocket separating and leaving a rocket trail behind.
SpaceX launched and landed the Falcon 9 rocket on Sunday night - making it the first successful landing of an orbital class rocket booster on West Coast land.
The success achieved in the safe return of the first stage is significant for SpaceX as the company is looking at a reduction in launch cost through such measures. Previous rocket landings had taken place on the East Coast.
Unprecedented action needed to curb global warming
Transportation (and other sectors) would need to be electrified and run on the new, cleaner grid rather than on fossil fuels. If emissions continue at the current rate, temperatures will bust the Paris agreement limits by the year 2040.
Since landing its first booster back on Earth in 2015, SpaceX has fine-tuned the inspection and refurbishment process. The Associated Press reports that it was carrying an Argentinian satellite into space.
The satellite is the first of two that will be used for emergency management and for land monitoring.
Saocom-1A has an L-band payload created to study soil moisture for agriculture, disaster monitoring and scientific research.
About three minutes after launch, the rocket detached from the "second stage", including the satellite, stopped its forward momentum, and began to fall back toward the earth, according to SpaceX. It will also-in partnership with the Italian COSMO-SkyMed X-Band SAR constellation-assist with rapid response during natural disasters.
Its name is short for Satelite Argentino de Observacion Con Microondas.
But a full-page advert showing Ronaldo wearing only underpants appeared in Italy's La Gazzetta dello Sport newspaper on Saturday. Goals from Rodrigo Bentancur and Cristiano Ronaldo were enough to see the Bianconeri leave Stadio Friuli with all three points.
For those concerned about privacy, both Portals have a button that mutes their mics, as well as a physical cover for the camera. There were 17 billion video calls made on Messenger in 2017, double the number in 2016, according to official data.
They also dropped deeper as a back four to deny Liverpool's front three the space to get in behind them and it worked a treat. I liked it, but if you want to win against City, you have to use a few of these half-chances.
Kavanaugh was officially sworn in Saturday night following the 50-48 vote in which he was confirmed by the Senate. Republicans hold a 51-49 majority in the Senate, with several seats up for grabs in November.
The security bug would let attackers steal "access tokens", which are digital keys that Facebook uses to keep people logged in. Experts urge people who get these messages to just delete them. "Good Luck", reads a common message spreading across Facebook.
The groom is a screenwriter and the married couple will live in New York City, as does her sister Jenna and her family. Bush and Laura Bush Wednesday screenwriter Craig Coyne , The Associated Press reports .
I was very surprised by what happened; there was no sign he was planning such a thing", he was quoted by the paper as saying. The Israeli Defense Forces said they are investigating how the suspect was able to bring a weapon into the industrial park.
At E3 2018 in June, head of Xbox Phil Spencer took the Xbox stage to announce Microsoft's plans for streaming-based games . Microsoft's and Google's push into game streaming come as carries worldwide start bringing the first 5G networks online.
Nana had dismissed the allegations while a journalist and an assistant director on the film corroborated Tanushree's account. Dutta's claims sparked a number of allegations against men in India's media and entertainment industry.
However, UPS recognizes, but does not observe the holiday and will remain open. "You can kick Christians, you can kick Catholics". Among the collection is a 10-minute bit-complete with a rousing musical number-on Christopher Columbus " discovering America ".
I don't want people talking shit about opponents, talking shit about fathers or religion. Even if you were the biggest Conor fan ever, you would at least have to respect him.
TV journalist murdered in Bulgarian town of Ruse
The most recent show featured interviews about alleged corruption involving private companies misspending European Union funding. Bulgaria tumbled to 111th place in the annual RSF media freedom ranking in 2018 - the lowest among European Union member states.
All Blacks Star Fractures His Neck In Springboks Win
First, it was lock Scott Barrett grinding his way over after a series of drives to make it 30-25 with Mo'unga's conversion . Erasmus said he was happy that matches between the Springboks and the All Blacks are no longer one-sided.
National Hurricane Center says Michael is now a hurricane
This system will need to be monitored closely for Alabama, Florida, Georgia, South Carolina, North Carolina and Virginia. The heavy rainfall could lead to "life-threatening flash floods and mudslides", the National Hurricane Center warned .
India buying Iran oil in defiance of Trump sanctions
Olivier Jakob of Petromatrix said: "One way or another, it looks as though India is going to take some Iranian crude". On the New York Mercantile Exchange, West Texas Intermediate futures were trading down 1.20% at $73.45 a barrel.
Pompeo visit to China kicks off with frosty exchange
Wang Yi said he told Pompeo during a meeting Monday that a shadow has been cast "over the future of China-U.S. relations". During the meeting in Beijing , Wang said China and the USA should strengthen cooperation on North Korea .