Wednesday, June 3, 2015

SpaceX Hardware Washes Up in The Bahamas

A section of spacecraft on a Bahamas beach. Image credit: Kevin Eichelberger

By David Dickinson

A recent beachcombing expedition turned up a find that was out of this world. Or at least, one that was lofting a mission spaceward. This past Friday night, at around 6pm local time on May 29, founder and CEO of the Charleston South Carolina company Blue Acorn Kevin Eichelberger was vacationing with three friends in the Bahamas when they noticed something odd floating in the waters near their cottage.