While You Were Sleeping, a SpaceX Rocket Arrived in the Port of L.A.
Los Angeles Magazine
Long before sunrise Tuesday morning, tug boats hauled a 160-foot tall Falcon 9 rocket booster into the port of L.A. The booster is the remnant of a successful&n..
Renewed hope of a mission to Mars
Speculation regarding potential shifts in domestic and international policy as a result of the recent election has been running rampant lately, and U.S. space exploration..
—The eight-month journey to Mars is expected to be arduous, with its cramped conditions, isolation, and monotony. By simulating Mars-like conditions on Earth, NASA hopes to learn h..
6 reasons to go here
Today, as America plans to lead efforts to send humans to Mars in the early 2030s, it is important to clearly articulate the rationale for undertaking such ambitious missions. This..
—The final days of the Obama presidency seemed structured to focus on the issues that have long been most important to him — and his final bill was no exception. On Friday morning,..
In 2008, the political establishment still hadn't figured out the Internet. But Obama saw the power of social networking early on. His campaign built the grassroots organizing plat..
The day Donald Trump was sworn in as president, this rocket was busy ditching Earth. The rose gold-hued Atlas V lifted off from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida at..
Atlas V makes successful launch from Cape Canaveral
Update:The Atlas V rocket successfully lifted off from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station at 7:42 p.m. A rescheduled rocket launch in Florida tonight has a 70 percent chance of favor..
Artificial Intelligence: Military Advisors Say AI Won't Bring About Robot Apocal..
International Business Times
The apocalyptic future shown in sci-fi films—the ones where robots have gain consciousness and destroy humanity—is not one you need to worry about according to a report from the Un..
SpaceX posts amazing photos of Falcon 9 landing
SpaceX took its time to get back on the launchpad after last year’s fueling “anomaly” that resulted in the loss of a Falcon 9 rocket and its cargo. The company conducted a months-l..
Private spaceflight company SpaceX was grounded from flight in September 2016 after one of its Falcon 9 rockets exploded on a launch pad in Cape Canaveral, Florida, while it was be..
Having pretty thoroughly explored the Earth, humanity has since turned its attention to the stars. There are a myriad of missions already in the history books, and many more underw..
ULA launch has been scrubbed, will try again Friday
Florida will have to wait another day for its first rocket launch of 2017. With less than four minutes until launch on Thursday, an aircraft in the region caused United Launch Alli..
If only they would rent out VHS tapes, right? As suspected, Netflix has blown earnings and subscription forecasts out of the water. Fueled by a strong slate of original programming..
Under the Obama administration, NASA has had a dynamic eight years. The Mars Curiosity rover landed, intact, on the surface of the Red Planet, and the Kepler mission launched to fi..
Stunning rocket pic goes viral
After a disastrous launchpad explosion last September, SpaceX is back with a bang (the good kind) now that it successfully launched a rocket on Saturday and returned a section of i..
SpaceX Launches Falcon 9 Rocket for the First Time After September’s Launchpad E..
After four and a half months, SpaceX finally celebrated the first launch of its Falcon 9 rocket on Saturday, Jan.14. According to The Verge, Falcon 9 was previously grounded in Sep..
White HouseThe Obama administration has been defined by a lot of big, dumb fails, including the 2009 stimulus, Obamacare, and a failure to contain the Islamic State (ISIS). Preside..
Photography is mostly about preparation, and the decisions a photographer makes in turn. But many times it’s also about luck, and there’s no better example of what happens when tho..
+ READ ARTICLE Elon Musk is not one to let setbacks slow him down, even when setbacks involve the explosion of a rocket containing cargo precious to fellow tech billionaire Mark Zu..
ULA to kick off 2017 Space Coast launch schedule
Using terms such as “missile warning” and “battlespace awareness,” United Launch Alliance is ready to start the Florida Space Coast’s year of launches. On Thursday, ULA will launch..
Debris ranges in size from large chunks of dead satellites and used rockets to flecks of paint. They are moving so fast -- faster than a bullet -- that even strikes from small frag..
New photos released by SpaceX Wednesday show just how sci-fi their rocket landings really are. The back-lit images reveal the first stage of the Elon Musk-founded company's Falcon ..
How do you get an internship at SpaceX? Essentially, prove that you’re a problem solver. When I was accepted into the internship program, there were several noteworthy reasons..
People photograph the SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket booster as it makes it's way into the port of Los Angeles Tuesday morning, Jan. 17, 2017. A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket blasted off from Cal..
Recovered SpaceX rocket arrives in Port of Los Angeles
The Seattle Times
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The first stage of a SpaceX rocket that landed on a platform floating in the Pacific Ocean after a weekend launch has arrived in the Port of Los Angeles. Spectat..
A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket launched from Vandenberg Air Force Base on Saturday placed the first 10 Iridium Next satellites into low-Earth orbit, each with an Aerion cargo package car..
Private Space Exploration Company's SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket made its successful launch from California on Saturday. The launching marks the company's first launch since a fireball e..
SpaceX Falcon 9: What Next? After Returning To Flight With Iridium Launch, Compa..
International Business Times
SpaceX is back in business. After being grounded from flight operations, following the spectacular Sept. 1 explosion of a Falcon 9 rocket while it was being refueled at its launch ..
SpaceX shows us a thing or two, Facebook fights fraudulent facts in German and drones are fulfilling their long-told prophecy. All that and more in The Daily Crunch for January 16,..
With ten Iridium satellites recently propelled into orbit, the August 2016 incident that hounded Elon Musk's space team may have been exorcised. (Photo : NASA via Getty Images) Inn..
Cheers and Jeers: Monday
Cheers and Jeers for Monday, January 16, 2017 Note: Stupid thermostat---I turn it up to 99 and the temperature in the apartment can barely reach 92. Landlord's about to get a..
Japan’s space agency has aborted its mission to launch a mini-rocket for sending a satellite into orbit, as the spacecraft has stopped sending data to ground control shortly a..
Those tunnels on California's border are back in action
Los Angeles Times
Good morning. It’s Monday, Jan. 16, Martin Luther King Jr. Day, and here’s what’s going on across California: TOP STORIES Border tunnels At least six previously discovered bor..
China’s Landspace Technology May Be SpaceX Competition
24/7 Wall St.
SpaceX two-stage Falcon rocket launched 10 satellites and then its first stage section returned to earth. At this point, it would appear the company has no worth competitors. This ..
SpaceX successfully launched its first rocket in almost five months on Saturday, deploying 10 satellites into space and landing the reusable part of the rocket perfectly on a drone..
Jan 16 The following are the top stories in the Financial Times. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy. Headlines Luxottica and Essilor agree..
Japan's space program troubles aren't over yet, apparently. The country's Aerospace Exploration Agency reports that the launch of its miniature SS-520 rocket ended in failure. The ..
SpaceX successfully launched — and landed! — its Falcon 9 rocket on Saturday, it's first launch since another one of its rockets exploded last fall. Luckily for us, some adve..
SpaceX makes triumphant return following fall disaster
What is it about space that intrigues the corporate moguls of the day? Richard Branson has his Virgin Galactic, while Amazon’s Jeff Bezos counts Blue Origin as part of hi..
SpaceX has successfully returned to space, launching its first Falcon 9 rocket since an accident in September destroyed a rocket on the launch pad along with its payload. Launches ..