Extra portion of SpaceX rocket recovered from launch, Musk says

Shortly after the main section of SpaceX’s first recycled Falcon 9 booster landed itself on a platform in the ocean, half of the rocket’s nosecone, which protected a communications satellite during launch, splashed down via parachute nearby, according to Reuters. "That

SpaceX makes aerospace history with successful launch and landing of a used rocket

The rocket took off from Cape Canaveral, Florida, this evening, sending a communications satellite into orbit, and then landed on one of SpaceX’s drone ships floating in the Atlantic Ocean. It was round two for this particular rocket, which already launched and

SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket relaunch: start time, live stream, and what to expect

Elon Musk’s private spaceflight company is going to take another swing at history today: for the first time, SpaceX plans to take a Falcon 9 rocket that successfully launched and landed in April 2016 and try to launch it to space once

Elon Musk wants to merge humans and machines via brain implants

The founder and chief executive of Tesla is simultaneously running both the automaker and Space Exploration Technologies Corp — commonly known as SpaceX. Now he wants to implant tiny brain electrodes that could one day lead to consciousness that doesn’t die with its

SpaceX Dragon Capsule Makes Splashdown in Pacific

The robotic Dragon cargo ship splashed down off the coast of Baja California where it could be swiftly retrieved by a recovery team, reports with reference to The space capsule left the station early Sunday after being released by astronauts

Elon Musk made hats for his boring tunnel company

You’d think that Elon Musk, CEO of Tesla and SpaceX, has enough on his plate. But not only does the billionaire businessman want to build lots electric cars and send humans around the moon, he also wants to build tunnels because, he

SpaceX to Fly Passengers On Private Trip Around the Moon in 2018

The two private citizens — who have not been named — approached SpaceX about the trip, according to a statement from the company. The individuals will be the only crew members on board what is expected to be about a week-long trip

SpaceX Launches Rocket Carrying Space Station Cargo

A Falcon 9 rocket from Elon Musk’s Space Exploration Technologies Corporation — SpaceX — was launched, quickly disappearing into a low cloud deck, with 5,500 pounds of supplies, experiments and other cargo headed to the International Space Station, according to New

SpaceX scrubs launch for 24 hours over safety issues

Elon Musk's SpaceX scrubbed the highly-anticipated launch of a Falcon 9 rocket on Saturday mere seconds before lift-off, citing an undisclosed technical issue, according to CNBC News. The mission, which is now

Elon Musk Shows His Underground Tunnels

Elon Musk, CEO of Tesla and SpaceX, has been moving quickly on the development of what he calls “The Boring Company,” reports with reference to Futurism. In January of last year, he presented a proposal at the Hyperloop Pod Competition