NASA’s Perseverance Footage, Thermal Energy Breakthrough, Blue Origin reveals New Glenn – Ep 122

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Joe, Tim, and Ben talk about NASA’s epic footage of Perseverance’s Mars landing, a $50M investment in thermal energy storage, and Blue Origin’s surprise footage of New Glenn

0:00 – Intro
4:42 – NASA Perseverance Rover footage
18:05 – Blue Origin reveals New Glenn
32:12 – Rocket Spotters rapid fire
39:57 – SpaceX stops catching fairings
43:59 – Possible Tesla rideshare app
48:50 – Tesla Yoke is no Joke
54:06 – #whydonttheyjust
1:01:53 – Thermal energy storage
1:10:40 – China’s Long March9 rocket
1:14:43 – Inspiration 4 crew announced
1:19:12 – Redwood Materials battery recycling company

Read more from the articles we referenced:

JB Battery Recycling Business

Tesla cofounder JB Straubel will recycle Nissan Leaf batteries at Redwood Materials

Tesla Rideshare App Coming Soon?

Tesla prepares cloud-based driver profile ahead of ‘Tesla Network’ ride-hailing app launch

Perseverance Landing video – https://twitter.com/NASAPersevere/status/1363929492138254340?s=20

China is building Long March 9!!! – https://arstechnica.com/science/2021/02/china-officially-plans-to-move-ahead-with-super-heavy-long-march-9-rocket/

Blue Origin Releases updates! – https://twitter.com/blueorigin/status/1364968313047162880?s=20

Inspiration4 Crew member is announced! – https://inspiration4.com/crew

Flying out to the ocean pad – https://twitter.com/elonmusk/status/1364488368994848769?s=20

Rigs will be operational by end of year maybe – https://twitter.com/elonmusk/status/1364476185359642626?s=20

Static Fire but not good ish – https://t.co/8MR9Px9CaN?amp=1

Tanks being made onsite for orbital pad – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iuoZjizF_J8

SpaceX maybe done with trying to CATCH fairings – https://twitter.com/SpaceXFleet/status/1364993066755629059?s=20

Old Fairing – https://cdn.discordapp.com/attachments/593582283815124992/814553266804490280/image0.png

New Fairing – https://cdn.discordapp.com/attachments/593582283815124992/814553406307303464/unknown.png

#whydonttheyjust – https://twitter.com/gsikora3258/status/1364374340666589184

$50M for Thermal Energy – https://www.greentechmedia.com/articles/read/google-spinoff-malta-nabs-50m-series-b-for-thermal-long-duration-storage

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Perseverance Landing, Tesla Price Drops, Texas Faces Disaster – Ep 121

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Joe, Tim, and Ben talk about NASA’s successful Perseverance Mars mission, SpaceX’s failed Falcon 9 recovery, Tesla price drops….again, and the Texas storm that caught everyone off gaurd

0:00 – Intro
1:59 – Texas Storm
26:21 – NASA lands Perseverance
49:55 – SpaceX loses a Falcon 9
58:57 – Rocket Spotters
1:06:06 – #whydonttheyjust
1:21:20 – Tesla price drops
1:25:06 – Tesla revokes the yoke
1:31:00 – 2020 Hyundai Ioniq 5

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Tesla Model S Refresh with Regular Steering Wheel – https://electrek.co/2021/02/17/tesla-model-s-refresh-spotted-regular-steering-wheel/

Tesla Model Y and Model 3 entry-level variants now more affordable – https://www.teslarati.com/tesla-model-y-model-3-base-price-update/

2021 Hyundai Ioniq 5 electric SUV – https://www.carwow.co.uk/news/4680/hyundai-ioniq-5-ev-electric-car-price-specs-release-date

Perseverance Lands on Mars! – https://twitter.com/NASAPersevere
https://mars.nasa.gov/mars2020/

SpaceX doesn’t land a booster – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L0dkyV09Zso

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olf ep120 YOUTUBE

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Joe, Tim, and Ben talk about why Tesla invested in so much bitcoin, Falcon Heavy’s new NASA missions, and news from Mars missions

0:00 – Intro
3:28 – Falcon Heavy nails NASA contracts
17:50 – NASA Artemis mission snapshots
23:45 – Tesla buys 1.5B in Bitcoin
40:01 – Tesla gets new EV tax credit
47:37 – Edmund’s real-world EV range test
59:12 – Audi Etron GT
1:08:24 – #whydonttheyjust
1:27:16 – Mars’ new visitors

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Audi e-Tron GT – https://www.theverge.com/2021/2/9/22274376/audi-etron-gt-rs-electric-car-specs-price

Tesla Buys Bitcoin – https://electrek.co/2021/02/08/tesla-tsla-buys-1-5b-in-bitcoin-pushing-the-crypto-to-all-time-high-plans-to-accept-as-payment/

Tesla’s will Get 7K Fed Tax Credit Again – https://electrek.co/2021/02/11/tesla-7000-tax-credit-electric-cars-us-incentive-reform/

Edmunds EPA vs Real World Ranges – https://www.edmunds.com/car-news/electric-car-range-and-consumption-epa-vs-edmunds.html

Insight + Perseverance – https://www.universetoday.com/150087/insight-is-going-to-try-and-hear-perseverance-land-on-mars-from-3452-km-away/

Tianwen 1 circles Mars – https://www.newscientist.com/article/2267177-chinas-tianwen-1-mission-is-now-orbiting-mars-ahead-of-landing/

Falcon heavy will start the Gateway – https://www.theverge.com/2021/2/10/22276731/nasa-picks-spacex-falcon-heavy-launch-two-key-pieces-lunar-gateway

Falcon Heavy will take a launch from SLS – https://twitter.com/jeff_foust/status/1359591780010889219?s=20

Nasa’s Artemis Mission costs breakdown – https://oig.nasa.gov/docs/ArtemisInfographic.pdf

Hope arrives at Mars – https://www.space.com/uae-hope-mars-mission-orbit-insertion-success

#whydonttheyjust – https://twitter.com/JGrimble86/status/1359159365186564106

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SN9’s Launch + Landing, New Hydrogen Goo, Rivians Delivery Vans – Ep 119

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Joe, Tim, and Ben talk about Starship SN9’s launch and landing attempt, hydrogen power paste that could save us all, and Rivian’s electric delivery trucks.

Read more from the articles we referenced:

Biden administration will support Artemis – https://twitter.com/Forbes/status/1357374826898485255

#whydonttheyjust #1 – https://twitter.com/JakubPolasek/status/1357265601098641409

#whydonttheyjust #2 – https://twitter.com/endigo/status/1357053763417219073

Tim is getting starling – https://twitter.com/Erdayastronaut/status/1357068061761748994?s=20

SN9 sticks the landing in one piece and then becomes a million very quickly – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l4-PwxnJimg


Rivian Delivery Vans Rolling Out

https://www.cnet.com/roadshow/news/amazon-electric-delivery-van-rivian/

Rivian’s Amazon electric delivery van still on track as factory reopens

Tesla Cancelling SR Model Y

Tesla cancels Model Y Long Range RWD variant, honors FSD price from pre-order date


https://insideevs.com/news/485456/tesla-cancels-model-y-long-range-rwd-version/

History of Tesla Cancelling Models

Tesla Kills The Entry-Level, 40 kWh Model S Citing Poor Demand


https://www.greencarreports.com/news/1130320_tesla-is-discontinuing-the-35-000-model-3-yes-again

New Harley Electric Division

Harley-Davidson unveils 5-year plan, including new division for electric motorcycles

Hydrogen Power Paste – https://newatlas.com/energy/powerpaste-hydrogen-fuel-paste/

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Lucid Air Breaks 1/4 Mile Record, SpaceX SN6 Hops, Nuclear Waste to Endless Energy – Ep 100

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Joe, Tim, and Ben talk about the Lucid Air performance announcement, another successful Starship hop, and new Nuclear Diamond Battery technology

Read more from the articles we referenced:

Nuclear Diamond Batteries – https://www.wired.com/story/are-radioactive-diamond-batteries-a-cure-for-nuclear-waste/
https://newatlas.com/energy/nano-diamond-self-charging-batteries-ndb/

SpaceX launches a polar orbit from Florida! – https://twitter.com/SpaceX/status/1300209352528113664?s=20

SN-6 hops! – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JQB31yXJCo8&t=2072s

Rocket Lab returns to flight and announces first launch of Photon – https://twitter.com/RocketLab/status/1300592315375869952?s=20

SpaceX launches their 12 Starlink mission – https://twitter.com/SpaceX/status/1301501933845241856?s=20

Lucid Record – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7LRT7bIJcis

Stock Split – https://www.teslarati.com/tesla-model-y-redesign-giga-berlin-battery-cell-production-details-elon-musk-interview-video/

Deep Fake – https://techcrunch.com/2020/09/02/microsoft-launches-a-deepfake-detector-tool-ahead-of-us-election/

Microsoft Deep Fake Detector – https://techcrunch.com/2020/09/02/microsoft-launches-a-deepfake-detector-tool-ahead-of-us-election/

Why Don’t They Just by @msteudlein – https://twitter.com/msteudlein/status/1301512302307418112

Why Don’t They Just by @RandomSpaceDud2 – https://twitter.com/RandomSpaceDud2/status/1300527956260007936

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Elon’s Neuralink Demonstration, SpaceX Raptor Reuseability, Tesla Model 3 Hatchback – Ep 99

Joe, Tim, and Ben talk about the speculated Neuralink demonstration, Raptor engine vs Merlin, and a possible Model 3 Hatchback version.

Read more from the articles we referenced:

Neuralink Demonstration – https://www.teslarati.com/elon-musk-neuralink-v2-brain-implant-machine-reveal-date/

Boca Chica Resort – https://twitter.com/Erdayastronaut/status/1296156292072054785?s=20

Elon talks about Starlink reuse / Raptor reuse – https://twitter.com/nextspaceflight/status/1295734479814684672?s=20

Water Tower VS Launch Mount debate is over – https://twitter.com/elonmusk/status/1298025540742524928?s=20

Earths Magnetic Field Anomoly – https://www.sciencealert.com/nasa-is-tracking-the-mysterious-evolving-anomaly-in-earth-s-magnetic-field

Model 3 Hatchback – https://insideevs.com/news/440960/tesla-model-3-hatchback-germany-europe/

Lucid 113kWh battery – https://lucidmotors.com/stories/lucid-space-concept-delivers-class-leading-interior-space

ULA scrubs and why that effects the range – https://twitter.com/ulalaunch/status/1298884316282392576?s=20

Donate to Red Cross Hurricane Laura: https://www.redcross.org/donate/hurricane-laura-donations.html/

Help Iowa Derecho Storm Victims: https://commonbond.org/help-iowa-derecho-storm-victims/

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SpaceX Raptor Engine Shatters Records, Oceans on Ceres, Lucid’s Breakthrough Battery Tech – Ep 98

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Joe, Tim, and Ben talk about Lucid’s bi-directional charging, Oceans on Ceres, and SpaceX Raptor Engines new record!

Read more from the articles we referenced:

Lucid bi-directional charging – https://lucidmotors.com/media-room/lucid-air-fastest-charging-ev

Another Starlink Mission, 6th flight and another fairing catch!!! – https://twitter.com/elonmusk/status/1295847382073171970?s=20

Raptor Shatters a pressure record! – https://twitter.com/elonmusk/status/1295495834998513664?s=20
(old record) – https://twitter.com/elonmusk/status/1094782854007910400?s=20

SN-6 gets ready for a hop, there’s a new water tower debate, and high bay progress gets crazy! – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OK87zJ3c7uE

Betelgeuse Dust Storm – https://www.sciencealert.com/betelgeuse-s-weird-dimming-finally-confirmed-to-be-caused-by-dust-cloud

Undergound Ocean on Dwarf Planet Ceres – https://www.sciencealert.com/mysterious-bright-spots-on-dwarf-planet-ceres-point-to-secret-underground-ocean

Face Depixelizer – https://www.theverge.com/21298762/face-depixelizer-ai-machine-learning-tool-pulse-stylegan-obama-bias

Real Version of face depixelizer – https://topazlabs.com/

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500mi Range Lucid Air, ULA + SpaceX get US Defense Contracts, Turning Bricks into Batteries – Ep 97

Joe, Tim, and Ben talk about the Lucid Air’s estimated range, ULA and SpaceX splitting a US Defense contract, and new brick-to-battery technology

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Ken Block to use EV – https://www.grandtournation.com/cars/ken-block-will-be-racing-in-an-all-electric-ford-fiesta-with-600hp/

New Ioniq EVs – https://electrek.co/2020/08/10/hyundai-ioniq-ev-brand/

Tenacity Plane – https://www.space.com/dream-chaser-space-plane-tenacity-tour.html

Lucid Air gets 517mi EPA estimate – https://techcrunch.com/2020/08/11/the-all-electric-lucid-air-gets-an-estimated-epa-range-of-517-miles/

Largest Nuclear Fision Project – https://www.forbes.com/sites/arielcohen/2020/08/07/iter-the-worlds-largest-nuclear-fusion-project-a-big-step-forward/#4646150d5e2c

Super Capacitor made from Bricks – https://futurism.com/the-byte/bricks-supercapacitor-battery?mc_eid=95229cfad5&mc_cid=9f489f0dcb

Starlink speeds – https://www.reddit.com/r/Starlink/comments/i8n1s5/here_is_a_summary_of_the_recently_found_starlink/?utm_source=share&utm_medium=ios_app&utm_name=iossmf

SN-5 / SN-6 side by side again – https://twitter.com/elonmusk/status/1293249680445526018

SN-6 on the launch pad! – https://twitter.com/NASASpaceflight/status/1293667727891206145?s=20

ULA & SpaceX win major defense contracts! – https://www.af.mil/News/Article-Display/Article/2305576/space-force-awards-national-security-space-launch-phase-2-launch-service-contra/

Why Don’t They Just by @endigo – https://twitter.com/endigo/status/1293563989742452739

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Tesla Mini Cybertruck for EU, ORCs found in Space, SpaceX Starship Hops – Ep 96

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Joe, Tim, and Ben talk about Demo-2 Mission Splashdown, Starship hopping, and a smaller Cybertruck for the EU market.

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Smaller Cybertruck for EU – https://electrek.co/2020/08/04/tesla-smaller-cybertruck-europe-elon-musk/

EV West Speed Record – https://cleantechnica.com/2020/08/04/ev-west-aims-for-speed-record-with-tesla-powered-lakester/

Mysterious Circular Objects in the sky – https://www.livescience.com/circular-radio-objects-space.html?utm_source=notification&fbclid=IwAR2Nz4iJnp7v1QyFLIQjmmz2rMVOoPJZy89ZJboqZYx7pNSodoKS_14fY_4

Bob and Doug Come home from DM-2 – https://twitter.com/SpaceX/status/1289674029624745984?s=20

SN-5 hops! – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ugVZ41USN_0&t=104s

Rocket Lab is back and better than ever! – https://twitter.com/RocketLab/status/1291182725437616128?s=20

Bigger fairing – https://www.rocketlabusa.com/assets/Uploads/Rocket-Lab-Launch-Payload-Users-Guide-6.5.pdf

Virgin Orbit wraps up their investigation – https://virginorbit.com/wrapping-up-our-first-launch-demo-and-looking-ahead-to-launch-demo-2/

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Mars Perseverance Launches, Tesla 20% Battery Increase, Virgin Galactic Reveal – Ep 95

Joe, Tim, and Ben talk about the Mars mission Perseverance launch, Tesla’s announced 20% energy density increase, and Virgin Galactic’s interior reveal.

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20% Increase in battery capacity – https://electrek.co/2020/07/30/tesla-batteries-energy-density-increase-panasonic/

Hummer details and photos – https://electrek.co/2020/07/29/gmc-hummer-electric-pickup-new-pictures-features/

Perseverance launches to Mars – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jcd7ePJ6nf8

SN-5 Scrubs again and again and again and again – https://youtu.be/gNlS-mgyJAE

DM-2 will return home this weekend – https://twitter.com/NASA/status/1288567576210145288?s=20

Virgin Galactic cabin reveal – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LC286Dnq4M4

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