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Cryptocurrency Dogecoin sent to space to honour Elon Musk

01/07/2021 06:17 PM | Click to read full article

Meme cryptocurrency Dogecoin has built itself a tremendous following, in part thanks to billionaire Elon Musk's affinity to it.

In order to mark the Tesla CEO's 50th birthday, a YouTuber by the name Reid Williamson took up the mantle to take the dogecoin to space. Williamson and his team chose a helium balloon to take the physical replica of the crypto to space.