If you're a space fan, Christmas comes a week early this year. There are four — count 'em, four! — launches scheduled to take place today (Dec. 18), and you can watch them all live.
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The Boring Company is set to open its first completed tunnel on Tuesday.
However, some investors are concerned the money they allocated for SpaceX was being used elsewhere, The Wall Street Journal reported on Monday.
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Elon Musk and Jeff Bezos will both look skyward Tuesday, as a Falcon 9 rocket hoists a military satellite and a New Shepard lifts several experiments to space.
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As has become customary with all major NASA events, the space agency is inviting the public to join the team behind the scenes and witness the historic launch of SpaceX’s astronaut-carrying capsule, Crew Dragon, right from Kennedy Space Center...
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A planned stretch of wall in Texas may be the first to be built under President Trump. It’s likely to be opposed by landowners, including a wildlife refuge — and possibly SpaceX.
Enlarge / Jeff Bezos (right), the founder of Blue Origin and Amazon.com, and Tory Bruno, CEO of United Launch Alliance, display the BE-4 rocket engine during a press conference in 2014. (credit: Win McNamee/Getty Images)
In part one of our...
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A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket launched the Dragon CRS-16 cargo resupply mission to the International Space Station on Dec. 5, 2018. Then the booster failed to land and splashed down in the ocean.
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The International Space Station is ready for Christmas: A SpaceX rocket loaded with a delicious holiday feast and other supplies was safely retrieved by astronauts this weekend. On Saturday, a SpaceX Dragon capsule, […]
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SpaceX launched a rocket this week, and things did not go as planned. The hydraulics on the grid fins were stuck when the first stage started its atmospheric recovery, and the booster became a fish. The booster landed about a mile or so offshore,...
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A SpaceX Dragon cargo ship finally delivered more than 2,500 kilograms of holiday treats Saturday to the International Space Station after a communications drop-out delayed the shipment.
After two approach attempts, the Dragon locked onto the...
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Today -- Dec. 8, 2018 -- marks a big anniversary in SpaceX history.It's been more than 12 years since SpaceX launched its first rocket, an experimental Falcon 1, from Kwajalein Atoll in the middle of the Pacific Ocean to ensure it wouldn't hurt...
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MOSCOW (Sputnik) - A SpaceX unmanned Dragon cargo spacecraft arrived at the International Space Station (ISS) on Saturday, the US National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)’s live stream showed.
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It began with a tweet (as so many things do when Elon Musk is involved).On Nov. 17, the SpaceX CEO announced he's terminating efforts "to upgrade [the currently expendable second stage on Falcon 9 rockets] for reusability," and instead...
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We're a few weeks away from the first uncrewed Demo-1 flight test to the Space Station, but NASA and SpaceX have pushed the mission back slightly. According to a post from the Commercial Crew Program, switching the date back ten days from...
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Welcome to Edition 1.28 of the Rocket Report! Lots of news this week, and much of it good, with Stratolaunch reaching an important test, Firefly winning a sweet contract from NASA, and the H3...
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