Jeff Bezos (the Amazon guy) has a top secret rocket ship that didn’t crash in this test flight.
Top Men are still a bit foggy about how vertical takeoff and landing can be efficient, but we suppose it has something to do with keeping those expensive engines intact for the next go-around. Just seems like there has to be a better way to bring ’em down softly.
But we have to admit it just looks like the future.
- Here is a Wired article.
(Via Neville Ridley-Smith on G+)