That’s right, we are living in the future, how else can you explain this…
Elon Musk’s company SpaceX recently launched its new rocket the Falcon Heavy in to space carrying a unique payload, Musk’s own luxury cherry red Tesla Roadster. The car had no specific scientific purpose, it only served as a dummy payload for the rocket and was released on an orbit around earth.
Musk said in a tweet when he was asked why he sent the car to space;
For me what makes this all a bit crazy is the fact that we have reached a point in time where individual enterprises can accomplish crazy stupid things like this.