SpaceX Launch CountdownApril 19, 2017 – 10:33 pm

SpaceX Launch Countdown

SpaceX is counting down to liftoff Saturday of a Falcon 9 rocket with a commercial cargo craft heading for the International Space Station after engineers replaced a component in an upper stage steering system that grounded the launcher Tuesday. Launch of the 208-foot-tall Falcon 9 rocket is scheduled for 4:47:07 a.m. EST (0947:07 GMT). The mission has just one second to blast off Saturday or else wait for another opportunity to fly Tuesday. The tight…

SpaceX Elon Musk StockApril 15, 2017 – 10:19 pm

SpaceX Elon Musk Stock

Tweet Facebook Linkedin Share icons The U.S. Air Force certified SpaceX to launch satellites for the Pentagon, it was announced Tuesday. This is significant news for Elon Musk’s 13-year-old aerospace company, which has long been involved in a court case over certification from the Pentagon. As the Washingtonreports, obtaining Pentagon certification means SpaceX can compete with United Launch Alliance, a joint space venture formed in 2006 by Lockheed…

Tesla SpaceX and the Quest for a Fantastic FutureApril 7, 2017 – 09:56 pm

Tesla SpaceX and the Quest for a Fantastic Future

Rating : 5/5 TL;DR : Highly recommended biography of Elon Musk. Dream big, follow your mission and execute. Money will come when you don’t chase it. Elon Musk: Tesla, SpaceX, and the Quest for a Fantastic Future is a massively popular bestseller that offers an insight into the life of the extraordinary Silicon Valley Tycoon Elon Musk. The book shares the entrepreneur’s rags to riches story and how he became a giant business magnate. The author wrote…

SpaceX crs-7 LiveMarch 25, 2017 – 09:32 pm

SpaceX crs-7 Live

The following is a statement from NASA Administrator Charles Bolden on the loss Sunday of the SpaceX Commercial Resupply Services 7 (CRS-7) mission. “We are disappointed in the loss of the latest SpaceX cargo resupply mission to the International Space Station. However, the astronauts are safe aboard the station and have sufficient supplies for the next several months. We will work closely with SpaceX to understand what happened, fix the problem and…

Elon Musk VS Bill GatesMarch 19, 2017 – 09:23 pm

Elon Musk VS Bill Gates

You can t wish these things away from happening,Page said to The Financial Times when asked about whether or not computers would take over more jobs in the future as they become more intelligent. But, he added that this could be a positive aspect for our economy. Louis Del Monte, a physicist and entrepreneur, believes that machines could eventually surpass humans and become the most dominant species since there s no legislation regarding how much…

NASA SpaceX CrashMarch 4, 2017 – 08:37 pm

NASA SpaceX Crash

A U.S. House panel is asking NASA to explain why it hasn t launched an independent inquiry into a June explosion involving a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket — after the agency promptly did so for a similar incident involving the Antares rocket from Orbital ATK Inc in October 2014. Both of the launches were paid for by NASA, with separate contracts costing over $1 billion each to bring cargo to the International Space Station. Both SpaceX and Orbital are investigating…