Earlier this month, we watched a SpaceX rocket -- fully loaded with its satellite -- explode suddenly and inexplicably. At the time, the cause remained a mystery, but now SpaceX's engineers have traced the flaw to its source.
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Facebook wasn't the only one who saw millions of its dollars go up in smoke when a SpaceX rocket exploded on a Cape Canaveral launch pad last Thursday. Facebook was actually making use of a satellite operated by Spacecom, an Israeli-based satellite operator, in it's attempt to expand internet use on the entire continent of Africa.