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SpaceX Dragon 2 pulled off nail-biting landing – here’s the rocket science

SpaceX Dragon 2 pulled off nail-biting landing – here’s the rocket science

A fiery Dragon lit up the sky over the Atlantic before cooling off with a watery splashdown on March 8. The SpaceX Dragon 2 capsule is of enormous significance for spaceflight as it has just become the first commercial vehicle to automatically dock with the International Space Station (ISS) and return to Earth. The spacecraft will now aim to carry astronauts to the ISS in a few months.