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That Flat Earther Finally Took Off in His DIY Rocket to Prove We're All Idiots

His next mission? Running for governor.
Drew Schwartz
flat earth

Flat Earthers Are Shooting a Guy 2,000 Feet in the Air in a Homemade Rocket

"Mad Mike” Hughes is a former NASCAR crew chief, denier of science, and daredevil. This weekend he will launch himself over a mile in a homemade rocket.
Daniel Oberhaus
The VICE Guide to Right Now

This Flat Earther Is Taking Off in a Homemade Rocket This Weekend

"It's scary as hell, but none of us are getting out of this world alive."
River Donaghey
stream of the crop

Stream of the Crop: 11 New Albums for Heavy Rotation 5/20

New albums from (Sandy) Alex G, Mountain Goats, and Oxbow top this week's list of essential records.
Noisey Staff
Rockets on a Barge

Watch a Damn Big Rocket Engine Get Loaded Onto a Damn Big Barge

Check out the inside of the barge for yourself in VR.
Becky Ferreira

Alex G Is All Grown Up

The incredibly prolific songwriter and Frank Ocean collaborator—who is now officially known now as "(Sandy) Alex G"—returns with 'Rocket,' his best album yet. And he's still only 24 years old.
Alex Robert Ross
Noisey News

(Sandy) Alex G Channels Frank Ocean, Gets Abrasive on Two New 'Rocket' Cuts

"Sportstar" and "Brick" dispense with the country sounds of the already-released "Bobby" and "Proud."
Alex Robert Ross
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Here’s a First Look at Elon Musk’s Ambitious Underground Tunnel Company

If Elon Musk can land a rocket on a barge in the ocean, maybe he can dig giant underground tunnels to fix our long commutes.
Samantha Cole
Make this

Bookmark This Sandwich for the Next Time You’re Starving at 2 AM

It's the greatest late-night sandwich in the world. We promise. And so does chef Michael White.
Munchies Staff
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Alex G Announces New Album, ‘Rocket,’ Shares Two Wildly Different Tracks

"Witch" and "Bobby" precede his seventh LP, out May 19 on Domino.
VICE Staff

NASA's Groundbreaking New Development in Rocket Science Is … Paint?

New advances in pressure sensitive paint help researchers combat potentially damaging buffeting in rocket flights.
Leif Johnson

The Maiden Flight of the World’s Tiniest Orbital Rocket Ends in Failure

The 32-foot-tall rocket was developed to meet a growing demand for microsatellite launches.
Becky Ferreira