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Frog tries to blast off into space by attaching itself to NASA space rocket [Image]

Posted By Ashraf On September 14, 2013 @ 9:53 AM In General Tech | 2 Comments

frog_blastoff [1]

Apparently what happened is a frog was roaming around in the rocket’s “high-volume water deluge system” prior to rocket blast off:

The launchpad at the Wallops/Mid-Atlantic Regional Spaceport has a “pool” for the high-volume water deluge system that activates during launches to protect the pad from damage and for noise suppression, and likely there was a (formerly) damp, cool place that was a nice spot for a frog to hang out.

I wonder where the frog landed.

[via i09 [2]]


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