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Can someone explain the SN10 landing failure in layperson's terms?

The things I can't understand from what Elon tweeted are: "engine was low on thrust due (probably) to partial helium ingestion" There are only tanks for liquid oxygen and CH4 - where did ...
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Why was the SpaceX Starship SN10 slanted when it landed?

Why was the SpaceX Starship SN10 slanted when it landed? Was the landing pad uneven? Or did the Starship land a little way away from it? Or was this caused due to hull damage?
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Why did the SpaceX Starship SN10 explode?

Much to everyone's relief. The SpaceX Starship SN10 successfully completed its flight and landed..... But, sometime later, It exploded! Why? And did it have anything to do with the fire near the ...
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