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Elon Musk upbeat on Starship test flights

Elon Musk upbeat on Starship test flights

Science
The American entrepreneur Elon Musk has given a further update on his Starship and Super Heavy rocket system.He plans to use the new vehicles to send people to the Moon and Mars, and also to move them swiftly around the Earth.The SpaceX CEO is in the process of building prototypes and plans to start flying them in the coming months.The Mk1 version of his Starship would begin high-altitude tests in the next one to two months, he said."This is the most inspiring thing I've ever seen," the entrepreneur told an audience gathered at the company's Boca Chica, Texas, facility where the prototype has been assembled."So this thing is going to take off, fly to 65,000ft, about 20km, and come back and land....
Taylor Swift’s Lover: Star turns a corner with ‘upbeat’ but ‘baggy’ album

Taylor Swift’s Lover: Star turns a corner with ‘upbeat’ but ‘baggy’ album

Entertainment
Taylor Swift's seventh album Lover is "unapologetically bubblegum", a "towering work" that shows her "at her most liberated" - but is "too long".That's according to the first reviews after the album's release on Friday.The 18-track opus is "one big pop bubblegum blast" and is "her most mature collection as well as her most fun one", according to Variety.But "not even Taylor Swift... can muster enough knockout tunes to fill 18 tracks", wrote The Guardian's critic.While the highly-anticipated album offers evidence that Swift is "a better songwriter than any of her competitors in the upper echelons of pop", Alexis Petridis wrote that it's padded out with "lightweight" songs.Its "something-for-everyone approach feels like consolidation, not progress", he decl...
Philadelphia Eagles upbeat over return of Carson Wentz

Philadelphia Eagles upbeat over return of Carson Wentz

Sports
It had only been about 30 hours or since his Philadelphia Eagles teammates heard the news that quarterback Carson Wentz would be starting his first game since her tore two knee ligaments on Dec. 10. Still, there was plenty of reaction in the locker room of the reigning Super Bowl champions. "All he has to do is be Carson Wentz," said Eagles right tackle Lane Johnson. "We have to protect better, run the ball efficiently and everything else will take care of itself." Wide receiver Nelson Agholor was asked if there was a change in the players' mood now that the franchise quarterback is back on the field. "Well this is the Philadelphia Eagles so the mood is always going to be when you come into this building, you come in hungry and excited," Agholor said. "Carson's been in this building ...