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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

Read more from the articles we referenced:

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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