Space agencies mock Trump from the heavens


A balloon just took protest tweeting at Donald Trump to the next level — literally. The Autonomous Space Agency Network, an independent space exploration community, launched the tweet with the Aphrodite-1 balloon. You can watch the balloon’s progress below, provided you’re not claustrophobic: The line itself might seem like a generic dig at the President, out of context. But it’s actually a quote from late astronaut Edgar Mitchell. When he walked on the moon, Mitchell said all of Earth’s problems seemed so small from such a distance: You want to grab a politician by the scruff of the neck and…

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