Wiki Elon MuskOctober 23, 2017 – 08:16 am

Wiki Elon Musk

Summary [edit] Photocopy of code for Blastar game, created by Elon Musk Licensing [edit] This is a screenshot of a non-free, and the copyright for it is most likely held by the company or person that developed the game. It is believed that the use of a limited number of web-resolution screenshots for identification and critical commentary on the computer or video game in question or the copyrighted character(s) or item(s) depicted on the screenshot…

SpaceX SplashdownOctober 22, 2017 – 08:15 am

SpaceX Splashdown

Launch of the SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket in July 2014. Click to heinleinenate. Photo by SpaceX/W Michael Harding They did a flight test of this in April, but the video was unfortunately corrupted. But a second attempt, during a launch on July 14, 2014, went better. The mission was to put a collection of global communication satellites in orbit, but there was also a test of the soft landing system as well. The test went pretty much according to plan, although…

Who is Elon Musk Wife?October 21, 2017 – 08:11 am

Who is Elon Musk Wife?

AP Photo/Mark J. TerrillElon Musk.Justine Musk, the first wife of billionaire Elon Musk, knows a thing or two about wealth and hard work — her ex-husband is a founder of PayPal and the CEO of Tesla and SpaceX and has an estimated net worth of $12.1 billion. Her answer is no,though she says the Quora reader is asking the wrong question. You re determined. So what? You haven t been racing naked through shark-infested waters yet,she writes. Will you…

Elon Musk HyperloopOctober 17, 2017 – 08:05 am

Elon Musk Hyperloop

Mike Nudelman/Business InsiderAn illustrated Elon Musk stands in front of an imagined Hyperloop. When Elon Musk, the PayPal billionaire, announced his plans for a near-supersonic transport system of passenger capsules levitating inside tubes it sounded like science fiction. Now the concept is to get its first working test track. A full-scale version of the Hyperloop concept is to be built in central California next year, using magnets and fans to…

Elon Musk VS Steve JobsOctober 15, 2017 – 08:02 am

Elon Musk VS Steve Jobs

A friend of mine recently left Tesla, the renowned electric car maker, saying both, It was incredible,and I’d never work there again. His sentiment echoed that of several former employees of another of today’s most celebrated companies, SpaceX, when I interviewed them for my 2014 book on innovation. Direct quotes include, We were in the presence of brilliance and, It scared me. These two companies share much in common. Aside from the billion-dollar…

CEO Tesla Motors Elon MuskOctober 7, 2017 – 07:48 am

CEO Tesla Motors Elon Musk

On Tuesday, Tesla Motors (NASDAQ: TSLA) CEO will take the stage at the Computer History Museum in Mountain View, Calif., for the electric-car maker s 2015 shareholder meeting. If the annual meeting plays out anything like it did last year, Musk will give a brief presentation with some updates on Tesla s business and then field questions from shareholders. While the topics covered during next week s meeting will likely vary widely, including progress…

NASA TV Space x ScheduleOctober 1, 2017 – 07:27 am

NASA TV Space x Schedule

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (NASA PR) — NASA commercial partner SpaceX currently is targeting Sunday, June 28, for the launch of its seventh cargo delivery to the International Space Station under the agency’s Commercial Resupply Services contract. NASA Television coverage of the launch begins at 9 a.m. EDT. The company’s Falcon 9 rocket will lift off at 10:21 a.m. carrying its Dragon cargo spacecraft to the station from Space Launch Complex 40 at Cape Canaveral…

SpaceX crs-7 Landing attemptSeptember 30, 2017 – 07:26 am

SpaceX crs-7 Landing attempt

Update: SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket has experienced a catastrophic launch failure. SpaceX hopes the third time will be the charm for their daring rocket landing at sea. SpaceX is making its third attempt to land and recover the first stage of a rocket for reuse as a part of the company’s seventh cargo resupply mission to the International Space Station. SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket carrying its Dragon spacecraft will lift off from Space Launch Complex 40…

Watch SpaceX Pad abort testSeptember 29, 2017 – 07:23 am

Watch SpaceX Pad abort test

Photo credit: Dragon spacecraft before launch / SpaceX There have been enough spaceflight blunders recently to make it abundantly clear that getting things to and from space is no mean feat. And when humans are on board, there really is no room for error. That s why private company SpaceX, together with NASA, have been developing a capsule that will enable astronauts to safely travel to and from the International Space Station in 2017. Named “Dragon…

WWW SpaceX com StockSeptember 28, 2017 – 07:17 am

WWW SpaceX com Stock

As a part of its efforts to provide Internet access for the entire world through satellites, search giant Google Inc. (GOOGL - Analyst Report) together with Fidelity Investments has invested $1 billion in Space Exploration Technologies Corp., a rocket making startup run by billionaire Elon Musk. The investment will fetch both the companies a combined stake of 10% in the startup. The other investors in the company include Founders Fund, Draper Fisher…