Video SpaceX LaunchJuly 1, 2016 – 02:30 pm

Video SpaceX Launch

The unmanned Falcon 9 rocket launched by SpaceX on a cargo resupply service mission to the International Space Station (ISS), lifts off from the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Cape Canaveral, Florida January 10, 2015. An unmanned Space Exploration Technologies mission blasted off on Saturday carrying cargo for the ISS, but efforts to reland the rocket on a sea platform failed, the firm said. The Dragon cargo capsule itself was successfully launched…

Elon Musk a Good LeadershipJune 27, 2016 – 01:52 pm

Elon Musk a Good Leadership

Tesla Motors founder Elon Musk has once again demonstrated business leadership by offering a business solution to climate change. Musk’s act of leadership is to open-source his company’s invaluable intellectual property for building world-class electric cars to the global auto industry. Musk’s actions must look crazy to many business leaders and Wall Street “financial engineers, ” and they must be questioning whether it violates Musk’s fiduciary obligation…

Space x PrizeJune 11, 2016 – 01:10 pm

Space x Prize

About the Google Lunar XPRIZE The mission of the Google Lunar XPRIZE is to incentivize space entrepreneurs to create a new era of affordable access to the Moon and beyond. Created in 2007, the Google Lunar XPRIZE has reinvigorated the public’s interest in the Moon by highlighting the endeavors and technological achievements of the competition’s global teams. It is also inspiring the next generation of scientists, engineers, space explorers, and adventurers…

Does Elon Musk Own SolarCityJune 3, 2016 – 12:32 pm

Does Elon Musk Own SolarCity

SolarCity workers install a rooftop solar system. Image: SolarCity. A L.A. Times article caught the media s attention because it highlighted the $4.9 billion in government assistance that Elon Musk has received to build SolarCity (NASDAQ: SCTY), Tesla Motors (NASDAQ: TSLA), and SpaceX. Musk questioned some of the implications that his company needed the assistance to survive, but the staggering sum of money is worth some thought for investors. Previously…

SpaceX Launch abort test TimeMay 21, 2016 – 10:58 am

SpaceX Launch abort test Time

SpaceX Dragon V2 pad abort test flight vehicle. Credit: SpaceX CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla — The pad abort test for Space Exploration Technologies’ ( SpaceX ) Dragon V2 spacecraft has slipped to no-earlier-than Wednesday, May 6, with the test window opening at 7 a.m. EDT (11:00 am GMT). According to SpaceX, this delay has less to do with any issue and more to do with needing more time to prepare for the test. The crew-rated version of SpaceX’s Dragon spacecraft…