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'A UFO?' - SpaceX rocket launch puzzles Californians as it streams into space
# What The...
# What The...

'A UFO?' - SpaceX rocket launch puzzles Californians as it streams into space

Dec 23rd 2017, 2:12 PM 16,631 Views 11 Comments

The launch in the setting sun created a billowing streak that was widely seen throughout the area.

London to New York in 29 minutes? Elon Musk unveils ambitious new plans
# All Aboard
# All Aboard

London to New York in 29 minutes? Elon Musk unveils ambitious new plans

Sep 29th 2017, 10:25 AM 65,936 Views 91 Comments

A trip from Bangkok to Dubai would take 27 minutes, and from Tokyo to Delhi in 30 minutes.

SpaceX has revealed its new spacesuit and it's like something from a Daft Punk video
# The Next Generation
# The Next Generation

SpaceX has revealed its new spacesuit and it's like something from a Daft Punk video

Aug 24th 2017, 7:31 AM 12,931 Views 29 Comments

The company hopes to start launching crewed flights from next year.

Watch Elon Musk's SpaceX launch and then land its first rocket for the US military
# Blast Off
# Blast Off

Watch Elon Musk's SpaceX launch and then land its first rocket for the US military

May 1st 2017, 4:15 PM 15,096 Views 29 Comments

It was carrying a payload for the US agency that makes spy satellites.

Billionaire Elon Musk's company to launch first space rocket using recycled parts
# Economical
# Economical

Billionaire Elon Musk's company to launch first space rocket using recycled parts

Mar 30th 2017, 7:30 AM 7,840 Views 7 Comments

Musk says that the goal is to make rocket parts as reusable as cars, planes or bicycles.

Puffy faces and a constant need to pee: Moon tourists may be in for a rough ride
# Fly Me To The Moon
# Fly Me To The Moon

Puffy faces and a constant need to pee: Moon tourists may be in for a rough ride

Mar 11th 2017, 5:00 PM 15,050 Views 24 Comments

Last week SpaceX announced it would launch two tourists to skirt Earth’s satellite next year.

Two space tourists are going on a trip around the moon next year
# SpaceX
# SpaceX

Two space tourists are going on a trip around the moon next year

Feb 27th 2017, 10:22 PM 11,400 Views 24 Comments

In a statement this evening, the company said that the two people had paid a “significant deposit” to travel beyond the moon.

Last-minute glitch forces SpaceX rocket to cancel launch with 13 seconds left on countdown
# Abort Abort Abort
# Abort Abort Abort

Last-minute glitch forces SpaceX rocket to cancel launch with 13 seconds left on countdown

Feb 18th 2017, 5:19 PM 12,114 Views 15 Comments

The earliest a relaunch can be attempted is tomorrow morning.

Watch: SpaceX rocket makes textbook touchdown on droneship
# Pitch Perfect
# Pitch Perfect

Watch: SpaceX rocket makes textbook touchdown on droneship

Jan 15th 2017, 12:52 PM 13,466 Views 17 Comments

The landing comes four months after a costly launchpad explosion of a SpaceX rocket.

SpaceX rocket explodes on launch pad
# Spaced Out
# Spaced Out

SpaceX rocket explodes on launch pad

Sep 1st 2016, 3:10 PM 19,784 Views 41 Comments

There were no injuries.

PHOTOS: SpaceX launched an important spacecraft into space this morning
# Liftoff
# Liftoff

PHOTOS: SpaceX launched an important spacecraft into space this morning

Jul 18th 2016, 10:20 AM 11,378 Views 8 Comments

The Dragon capsule contains a docking station which would allow future spaceships to park at the International Space Station.

Watch: The moment that might just have changed spaceflight forever
# Down To Earth
# Down To Earth

Watch: The moment that might just have changed spaceflight forever

Dec 22nd 2015, 8:25 AM 28,363 Views 30 Comments

If at first you don’t succeed…

Tiny steel part blamed for rocket explosion that caused $110 million damage
# SpaceX
# SpaceX

Tiny steel part blamed for rocket explosion that caused $110 million damage

Jul 21st 2015, 6:30 PM 16,721 Views 15 Comments

Back to the drawing board for Elon Musk’s company.

A robot rocket is about to chase the ISS across Irish skies at 17,500 mp/h
# Space Race
# Space Race

A robot rocket is about to chase the ISS across Irish skies at 17,500 mp/h

Apr 13th 2015, 7:46 PM 17,789 Views 16 Comments

The Space X rocket will resupply the space station, but it needs to catch it first.

Beaming the internet down from space looks like Google's next project
# Match Made In The Heavens
# Match Made In The Heavens

Beaming the internet down from space looks like Google's next project

Jan 20th 2015, 2:40 PM 6,612 Views 20 Comments

Reports say Google are planning a big investment in SpaceX.

Video shows moment SpaceX rocket crashed down on ocean barge
# So Close
# So Close

Video shows moment SpaceX rocket crashed down on ocean barge

Jan 16th 2015, 6:39 PM 16,341 Views 11 Comments

The company hopes to hone technology so that rockets can return to Earth intact for use again.

This revolutionary rocket will have to wait to try a risky new way of landing
# SpaceX
# SpaceX

This revolutionary rocket will have to wait to try a risky new way of landing

Jan 6th 2015, 1:43 PM 6,220 Views 12 Comments

Instead of being discarded in the ocean, the booster stages could return to Earth.

Take a tour of Elon Musk's $17 million Bel Air mansion
# Cribs
# Cribs

Take a tour of Elon Musk's $17 million Bel Air mansion

Jan 3rd 2015, 5:00 PM 30,128 Views 26 Comments

Yo, homes to Bel Air.

Boeing and SpaceX to build new spacecraft for ISS astronauts
# Us Flight
# Us Flight

Boeing and SpaceX to build new spacecraft for ISS astronauts

Sep 16th 2014, 10:15 PM 7,298 Views 15 Comments

SpaceX is headed by PayPal co-founder Elon Musk.

SpaceX are to launch a solar powered ship that will sail up into orbit
# To Boldly Float
# To Boldly Float

SpaceX are to launch a solar powered ship that will sail up into orbit

Jul 10th 2014, 10:22 AM 6,464 Views 31 Comments

A few weeks into orbit, the LightSail’s wings will expand, making it visible from Earth.

Computer failure on International Space Station may require spacewalk to fix
# Repairs
# Repairs

Computer failure on International Space Station may require spacewalk to fix

Apr 12th 2014, 10:30 AM 6,612 Views 17 Comments

However, the six-man crew is not currently in danger, officials have said.

The new space race, and the startups looking to profit from it
# Private Spaceships
# Private Spaceships

The new space race, and the startups looking to profit from it

Aug 11th 2013, 9:15 AM 6,496 Views 26 Comments

Whether for personal dreams of adventure or for profit, these companies are doing the engineering and basic science needed to get humans into space.

SpaceX capsule encounters problems in orbit
# Space
# Space

SpaceX capsule encounters problems in orbit

Mar 1st 2013, 7:04 PM 5,700 Views 10 Comments

Three of the capsule’s four thrusters failed to fire up en route to the space station.

SpaceX rocket on a mission to the ISS - with ice cream included
# Space
# Space

SpaceX rocket on a mission to the ISS - with ice cream included

Oct 8th 2012, 3:10 PM 4,663 Views 4 Comments

The commercial cargo ship is bringing 1,000 science experiments and gear to the inhabitants of the ISS – as well as a freezer of chocolate-vanilla swirl ice cream.

The Daily Fix: Friday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Friday

Jun 1st 2012, 7:45 PM 3,887 Views 2 Comments

Your essential evening round-up of the day’s biggest news, plus the bits and pieces you may have missed…

Dragon returns to Earth after successful ISS mission
# SpaceX
# SpaceX

Dragon returns to Earth after successful ISS mission

May 31st 2012, 5:41 PM 2,473 Views 0 Comments

Space capsule splashed down in the Pacific Ocean today.

VIDEO: "Looks like we got us a Dragon by the tail"
# Space
# Space

VIDEO: "Looks like we got us a Dragon by the tail"

May 25th 2012, 8:08 PM 3,777 Views 6 Comments

A private company has successfully supplied cargo to the ISS for the first time on board the Dragon capsule.

Second time lucky: NASA launches SpaceX rocket headed for ISS
# Beam Me Up
# Beam Me Up

Second time lucky: NASA launches SpaceX rocket headed for ISS

May 22nd 2012, 10:36 AM 1,176 Views 5 Comments

Saturday’s first attempt at a launch was abandoned after engine trouble – but no such problems this time, with a payload of food – and 300 temporarily spacebound astronomy buffs.

The Daily Fix: Saturday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Saturday

May 19th 2012, 7:38 PM 3,769 Views 4 Comments

Your round-up of the day’s biggest stories as well as the bits and pieces you may have missed…

VIDEO: ISS cargo rocket fails on launch
# SpaceX
# SpaceX

VIDEO: ISS cargo rocket fails on launch

May 19th 2012, 1:19 PM 2,603 Views 6 Comments

The SpaceX mission was to be the first attempt by private US companies vying to take over the supply route following the end of NASA’s shuttle missions.