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Space X’s Falcon Heavy Rocket Moves Man Toward Mars | Observer

Wed Jan 04 04:05:48 EST 2017 | Observer
It will likely take over a decade for SpaceX to launch a manned mission to Mars but before those first history-making human colonists arrive, Elon Musk’s company must develop an established cargo route with the red planet to regularly transport scientific instruments, equipment and supplies to the surface. To accomplish this lofty goal, SpaceX must get its upcoming Falcon Heavy rocket—which will be the most powerful rocket in operation—off the ground. The private sp..

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It will likely take over a decade for SpaceX to launch a manned mission to Mars but before those first history-making human colonists arrive, Elon Musk’s company&nbs..
SpaceX Falcon 9 is getting ready for its relaunch. After some technical fixes and a beauty makeover, it is going to redeem itself since the launch failure at Cape Canaveral, Florid..
SpaceX will officially resume launching of Falcon spacecraft on January 8. The company will use revised operational practices developed in response to an accident that occurre..
The had a few glitches last year. There was an explosion on the launch pad and a few launch date delays but it looks like SpaceX's 2017 and 2018 are going to be busy. That is becau..
SpaceX surprised the world with a glimpse of its biggest rocket, the Falcon Heavy, on itsInstagram page. The photo was a perfect tease, showcasing just a part of the massive r..
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. Elon Musk’s SpaceX plans to resume flying rockets next week following an investigation into why one of them burst into flames on a launch pad four months ago, ..
CAPE CANAVERAL, FLA. —  Elon Musk's SpaceX plans to resume flying rockets next week following an investigation into why one of them burst into flames on a launch pad four mont..
By Irene Klotz CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (Reuters) - Elon Musk’s SpaceX plans to resume flying rockets next week following an investigation into why one of them burst into flames on a l..
What does 2017 have in store for Elon Musk? Will Tesla be able to usher in the newest models in transportation? Will SpaceX be able to successfully launch, deploy and land all thei..
ABOVE VIDEO: A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket exploded on the pad during a static test firing on Sept. 1, 2016 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Sation. (USLaunchReport ..
SpaceX, the commercial space transport company started by billionaire Elon Musk, has had its fair share of ups and downs this year. After successfully launching and landing its Fal..
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WASHINGTON (AP) — The No. 2 U.S. diplomat says North Korea’s weapons capabilities have shown a “qualitative improvement” in the past year. Deputy Secretary of State Antony Blinken ..
With a new year and a new president on the way, NASA is scheduled to have a big year ahead of it in 2017 with the potential for a major shift in the program’s operations that could..
Cape Canaveral, Fla. is famous for its many rocket launches initiated by NASA. However, rockets weren't always launched there. And because the Sunshine State is prone to severe wea..
The happiest place on earth will become the happiest running course on the planet with the 2017 Disney World Marathon set to take place on Sunday.  Fans interested in the cour..
It has been both a triumphant and explosive year for Elon Musk and SpaceX. Over $60 million was spent to create a rocket that would deliver a $200 million payload. It was a success..
There’s apparently just one way a baggage handler locked in the cargo hold of an outbound Charlotte flight could have survived his weekend ordeal, an aviation expert said Tuesday. ..
SpaceX is aiming to return to flight on January 8th, as the company has officially determined what caused one of its Falcon 9 rockets to explode on a Florida launch pad this past S..
Previous versions of the Nissan Armada were based on the Nissan Titan full-size pickup, but for 2017, the Armada shares its underpinnings with the Nissan Patrol, which is one of th..
Elon Musk has ambitious goals for SpaceX in the next couple of years. The company plans to launch its new massive rocket, the Falcon Heavy, as it works toward flying an unmann..
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. Elon Musk’s SpaceX rocket company has been cleared to resume flying following a launch pad explosion four months ago, the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration ..
ABOVE VIDEO: A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket exploded on the pad during a static test firing on Sept. 1, 2016 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Sation. (USLaunchReport ..
SpaceX has announced the return of its flight services on Jan. 8 with a launch of new satellites. The company also announced the closure of the investigation into the September exp..
Tenth moon of Saturn The first natural satellite in the solar system to be discovered since artificial satellites were launched has been found circling Saturn. Dr. Audouin Dollfus ..
NASA's next low-cost planetary missions will attempt to unravel the mysteries of some seriously bizarre asteroids. The space agency has selected projects called Lucy and Psych..
Published: Jan 5, 2017 3:14 p.m. ET Brace yourself for some serious swings in commodity prices in 2017, as a bevy of “black swans” could blindside investors, according to a Barclay..
Just over four months ago, SpaceX encountered one if its biggest setbacks in the company’s nearly 15 years of existence. A rocket set to carry a satellite into space exploded on a ..
LOS ANGELES (AP) — SpaceX says it plans to resume flights as early as next week after finding the cause of an explosion that destroyed a rocket and satellite on a Florida launch pa..
LOS ANGELES (AP) — SpaceX says it plans to resume flights as early as next week after finding the cause of an explosion that destroyed a rocket and satellite on a Florida launch pa..
C/D: Why are you so smart? FEM: Well, in order to achieve a certain resonance between the two hemispheres of a brain, one needs a cacophonous harmony that transcends the bifurcatio..
By Stephen Kalin ERBIL, Iraq (Reuters) - The declining effectiveness of Islamic State attacks against Iraqi forces in eastern Mosul suggests the militants are starting to run out o..
AirBar commits to adding the full touchscreen experience that Apple half-heartedly applied in the form of the Touch Bar—a thin, touch-enabled screen laid atop the keyboard of ..
WASHINGTON (AP) — North Korea's weapons capabilities have shown a "qualitative improvement" in the past year, the No. 2 U.S. diplomat said Thursday. Deputy Secretary of State Anton..
China is shooting for the moon and planning to conduct some 30 space launch missions in 2017 – a record breaker in its own space history, according to the China Aerospace Science a..