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SpaceX's Core Module Smashes into Sea at 300 MPH, Shrapnel Damages Drone Ship
SpaceX's Core Module Smashes into Sea at 300 MPH, Shrapnel Damages Drone Ship

7 Feb 2018, 07:50 UTC / Even though it wasn't enough to tar the otherwise overwhelming success of the Falcon Heavy rocket launch, not everything went to plan

 
NASA Detects a Car in Earth Orbit
NASA Detects a Car in Earth Orbit

7 Feb 2018, 07:29 UTC / SpaceX successfully launches a Tesla Roadster into space, aboard the Falcon Heavy rocket; after launch, two of three boosters land safely.

 
Falcon Heavy Launch Success, Boosters Land in Amazing Simultaneous Ballet
Falcon Heavy Launch Success, Boosters Land in Amazing Simultaneous Ballet

6 Feb 2018, 21:20 UTC / Falcon Heavy launch went flawlessly, as did the return and landing of two of three boosters that sent the Tesla Roadster into space

 
Falcon Heavy Official Launch Animation, a Wish Come True for Dreamers
Falcon Heavy Official Launch Animation, a Wish Come True for Dreamers

6 Feb 2018, 07:37 UTC / Falcon Heavy is scheduled to take off from the Kennedy Space Center on Tuesday, February 6, between 1:30 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. EST

 
Elon Musk's Dummy Makes Tomorrow's Heavy Falcon Launch Seem like Child Play
Elon Musk's Dummy Makes Tomorrow's Heavy Falcon Launch Seem like Child Play

5 Feb 2018, 15:36 UTC / We're not sure what the SpaceX CEO wanted to achieve by this, but it certainly must have eased up the tension on the eve of tomorrow's pivotal moment

 
Watch History in the Making: Best Spotting Sites for the Falcon Heavy Launch
Watch History in the Making: Best Spotting Sites for the Falcon Heavy Launch

5 Feb 2018, 10:14 UTC / Tomorrow will host one of those events that count go down as a big reference point in history, so it might be worth showing up to witness it first-hand

 
Falcon Heavy: Why Elon Musk's Insanity Matters
Falcon Heavy: Why Elon Musk's Insanity Matters

4 Feb 2018, 08:08 UTC / The launch of the Falcon Heavy later in February will mark a new milestone in the private-funded space exploration efforts.

 
Elon Musk's Roadster Is All Prepped-Up for Its Mars Voyage
Elon Musk's Roadster Is All Prepped-Up for Its Mars Voyage

22 Dec 2017, 14:15 UTC / Wouldn't it be funny if Musk's Roadster was the thing that finally brings aliens to earth? Of course, assuming they're nice, friendly aliens

 
Musk’s Shortest Tweet Is Probably His Best Yet
Musk’s Shortest Tweet Is Probably His Best Yet

8 Dec 2017, 18:40 UTC / The Tesla and, more importantly to this story, SpaceX CEO proves once again that he has Twitter wrapped around his little finger

 
Elon Musk Is Sending his Tesla Roadster to Mars Because He Can
Elon Musk Is Sending his Tesla Roadster to Mars Because He Can

4 Dec 2017, 12:48 UTC / The CEO of Tesla and SpaceX has thought of a payload for the first mission of the Falcon Heavy rocket: his midnight cherry Tesla Roadster

 
Elon Musk's Rocket Travel Agency Might Need Tons of Puking Bags and a Brave Pill
Elon Musk's Rocket Travel Agency Might Need Tons of Puking Bags and a Brave Pill

12 Oct 2017, 12:32 UTC / Elon Musk makes flying inside a rocket sound like a breeze, but somebody who's done it quite a few times would like to disagree

 
Elon Musk Shows SpaceX Moon Base and Martian City Projects
Elon Musk Shows SpaceX Moon Base and Martian City Projects

1 Oct 2017, 10:27 UTC / Feeling safe in front of the International Astronautical Congress audience, Elon Musk presented the full extent of his space exploration dreams

 
Elon Musk Wants Us to Visit Our Planet by Rocket
Elon Musk Wants Us to Visit Our Planet by Rocket

29 Sep 2017, 14:49 UTC / The SpaceX CEO thought of another use for the big rocket he plans to use to colonize Mars: it could be turned into a super-fast traveling option on Earth

 
Tesla Model 3 Easter Egg Takes You To Mars
Tesla Model 3 Easter Egg Takes You To Mars

3 Aug 2017, 11:27 UTC / Easter Egg is only one of the benefits of Tesla ownership, with the Model 3 allowing the user to explore the surface of Mars at the tap of the 15" touchscreen

 
NASA Showcases Massive Mars Rover Concept Vehicle
NASA Showcases Massive Mars Rover Concept Vehicle

7 Jun 2017, 14:36 UTC / Ever wonder how a rover meant to be used on Mars would look? Well, NASA has exhibited a concept vehicle, but it looks too big for the trip to the Red Planet

 
Elon Musk Starts New Company, Wants To Put AI In Human Brains
Elon Musk Starts New Company, Wants To Put AI In Human Brains

28 Mar 2017, 20:01 UTC / Elon Musk wants to become a living legend. After Pay Pal, Tesla, SpaceX, and other enterprises, he started a company that wants to place computers in the brain

 
SpaceX Will Take Two Civilians Around The Moon, They Already Paid a Deposit
SpaceX Will Take Two Civilians Around The Moon, They Already Paid a Deposit

28 Feb 2017, 08:38 UTC / SpaceX, another company founded by Elon Musk, has announced the first commercial trip to space. It will carry two people around the moon, sometime next year

 
Elon Musk's Claim for Mars Faces Opposition from Boeing
Elon Musk's Claim for Mars Faces Opposition from Boeing

7 Oct 2016, 11:04 UTC / The world is caught up in a new space race, only this one differs in two key aspects from the previous: it's fought between companies, and it's target is Mars

 
SpaceX Reveals Plan To Reach Mars With Human Crew, It's Ambitious
SpaceX Reveals Plan To Reach Mars With Human Crew, It's Ambitious

28 Sep 2016, 09:11 UTC / SpaceX, the company started by Elon Musk to conquer space, has revealed its strategy of sending a manned mission to Mars. It's ambitious and involves rockets

 
Falcon 9 Explosion Could Earn SpaceX a Trip to the Court
Falcon 9 Explosion Could Earn SpaceX a Trip to the Court

6 Sep 2016, 08:02 UTC / As if the Falcon 9 rocket exploding wasn't enough, it looks like the bad news keeps piling up for SpaceX with Spacecom threatening to sue for $50 million