Bill Nye's LightSail project that me and my wife kickstarted five years ago is finally launching tonight! Woo!
It's a solar sail folded up inside a cubesat, launched into space on a SpaceX Falcon rocket.
I couldn't be in Florida to watch it live but I'm just happy it's actually happening.
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