Astronauts prep station for new shuttle parking spot
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — Spacewalking astronauts prepped the International Space Station on Friday for a new parking spot reserved for commercial crew capsules. The 250-mile-hig..
Updated 16 minutes ago CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — Spacewalking astronauts prepped the International Space Station on Friday for a new parking spot reserved for commercial crew capsules..
Elon Musk has finally shut down rumors that his own company, SpaceX, will greatly benefit from President Donald Trump's latest bill for the National Aeronautics and Space Admi..
SpaceX will attempt to land a flight proven Falcon 9 rocket for the next launch of a commercial communications satellite from Kennedy Space Center. Wochit They’ll amount to little ..
Next week SpaceX is going to reuse its first reusable rocket, launching it from their new digs at Pad 39A. This particular rocket is kind of a big deal. It was used in April 2016 t..
The Brexit battle lines are being drawn. European leaders are due to meet at the end of April, when they will lay out their strategy for talks with the UK, following Prime Minister..
It took a lot of clever engineering behind the scenes and some very public failures, but SpaceX has finally worked out the kinks of landing its Falcon 9 rockets after launch. It’s ..
Tesla's solar roof tiles will be available for preorder starting next month—but there's no official press release available from the company sharing the exact details of the releas..
Spacewalk Preps International Space Station For New Ships To Dock
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We are closer than ever to being able to hail a “space taxi” and jet up to the International Space Station. Astronauts aboard the ISS went on a spacewalk Friday and prepped the spa..
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. Two spacewalking astronauts ventured outside the International Space Station on Friday for a 6-1/2-hour spacewalk, the first of three to prepare the orbiting l..
Spacewalking astronauts prep station for new parking spot
This still image taken from live video provided by NASA shows astronaut Shane Kimbrough, right, works on the International Space Station during a space walk on Friday, March 24, 20..
So You Want to Terraform Mars?
In the rather epic video that accompanies the recent SpaceX vision for interplanetary travel and colonization, it's the last few seconds that are perhaps the most intriguing. As th..
Who knew getting to Mars could be so easy? After millennia of gazing wonderingly at the Red Planet and more than half a century of firing robot spacecraft its way, the U.S. has at ..
Tesla Software 8.1 Due Next Week
Next week will be a busy one for Elon Musk and his futuristic adventures. SpaceX is scheduled to conduct its next text flight of the Falcon 9 rocket on March 29th, and now we learn..
Serial-disrupter Elon Musk is leading SpaceX past another major milestone in its long-term plan to build a city on Mars—and in the process, make access to space dramatically cheape..
Is Going to Mars Donald Trump’s New Ego Trip?
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Donald Trump’s health care plans may go nowhere, but he’s dead set on being the first president to send a manned mission to Mars. In a White House ceremony on Tuesday, Trump signed..
Elon Musk Isn't Happy With Trump's NASA Budget, Claims Its Insufficient for Miss..
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Send a tweet to businessman and billionaire Elon Musk and maybe get a reply. In this case, a Twitter user commented that the SpaceX CEO could be smiling after NASA's budget was app..
There's a new skirmish in the hyperloop race. Elon Musk might be ahead of the game when it comes to developing the futuristic hyperloop transportation system, but his competition i..
At least three companies are battling it out to capture the potential multi-million dollar market for the futuristic hyperloop transportation system. Is this the future of transpor..
NASA is gearing up for an intense few weeks of work aboard the International Space Station, staging three spacewalks, moving a docking port from one module to another to support co..
Buzz Aldrin Takes Viewers on a Virtual Reality Trip to Mars
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Buzz Aldrin, the acclaimed astronaut and second human to step onto the moon, is now taking viewers on a virtual reality trip to Mars. The astronaut’s hope for the VR trip is to exc..
Trump Orders NASA To 'Colonize' The Red Planet
President Donald Trump finally signs the bill that funds NASA (National Aeronautics and Space Administration) for its Mars landing project. The President has also set an aggressive..
Why do major news outlets rarely talk about science? Mostly because lots of scientific discoveries aren’t good stories. Think about it - there are rarely good visuals, there i..
Trump, NASA Mars Mission: Elon Musk Says Bill Won't Get U.S. To Red Planet
International Business Times
Tesla and SpaceX founder Elon Musk offered a rare criticism of NASA and the Donald Trump administration Tuesday evening when he said via Twitter that a recent authorization bill wo..
Space Travel: Tips For Elon Musk’s Moon Passengers From Astronaut Tourist
International Business Times
Elon Musk’s Space Exploration Technologies Corp. announced its plans last month to send two people on a trip around the moon sometime in 2018. The announcement was a big step for p..
Trump Signs NASA Funding Bill
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(L-R) House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy of Calif., Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas and Sen. Bill Nelson, D-Fla. share a laugh in the Oval Office of the White Ho..
NASA and SpaceX joined forces in order to find the best landing spots on Mars. This is to pave the way for the safe touchdown of the Red Dragon spacecraft on Mars a few years from ..
Teen creates apps to help people with special needs
FORT MYERS, Fla. -- Johnny Ciocca is a self-taught app maker, who, at only 17 years of age, has already launched 35 apps. While his portfolio features everything from retro-style a..
Mars has been the matter of interest to the different scientists all across the world for past there or four decades. After exploring some areas of the 'Red Planet' few scientists ..
Rocket Lab has achieved a rarefied status in the space startup world: unicorn. The Los Angeles-based company announced today that it's closed a $75 million Series D round at a..
March 20 (UPI) -- There are more billionaires on the planet now than ever before, according to Forbes magazine's rich list for 2017. The 31st annual billionaires list notes 233 mor..
—In the age of same-day delivery, the International Space Station sent a package 249 miles down to Earth on Sunday in less than six hours. There was, however, one sizable differenc..
Market Snapshot: U.S. stocks struggle to push higher
The main U.S. stock indexes closed marginally lower in a range-bound trade on Monday, making the third straight day of losses, as investors were reluctant to make big bets without ..
Tesla is getting rid of its cheapest model
Tesla Inc. announced late Friday night that it is killing off the cheapest models of its Model S sedan. The news comes ahead of the launching of the Model 3, the sedan the company ..
NASA has been working with the aim of putting humans on Mars for a very long time. It’s not alone in this endeavor, many private companies on working on something similar, includin..
SpaceX is already thinking about when its spacecraft will first touch down on the surface of Mars — either good planning or wishful thinking, depending on your perspective — workin..
The SpaceX Dragon capsule returns to Earth with a full load of science samples after its mission to the International Space Station. The capsule left the station after being releas..
SpaceX News: Dragon Capsule Splashes Down Safely In Pacific
International Business Times
The SpaceX Dragon capsule successfully splashed down in the Pacific Sunday and was loaded aboard a transport for the rest of the trip home. The capsule, mounted on a Falcon 9 rocke..
March 19 (UPI) -- A Delta IV rocket, carrying a $445 million U.S. military satellite, blasted off from Cape Canaveral, Fla., on Saturday after a 34-minute delay. The 22-story rocke..
A SpaceX Dragon cargo ship loaded with 3,800 pounds of science samples, no-longer-needed equipment and trash was released from the International Space Station early Sunday for a fi..
SpaceX Capsule Back on Earth
This image posted by French astronaut Thomas Pesquet on Twitter on March 12, 2017, shows him with a saxophone he received for his birthday aboard the International Space Station. T..
A SpaceX capsule is back on Earth with a full load of space station science samples. The Dragon cargo ship parachuted into the Pacific on Sunday off the Southern California coast. ..