Elon Musk VS Nikola TeslaOctober 7, 2016 – 12:01 am

Elon Musk VS Nikola Tesla

Back in May, cartoonist The Oatmeal (or, as his momma named him, Matthew Inman) publicly reached out to Elon Musk and asked for help in his mission to build a museum dedicated to Nikola Tesla. Musk had named a company after Tesla; surely he’d want to help with a museum in his honor, right? Yep! At 2 A.M. the next morning, Elon responded by tweet: “I would be happy to help”. Two months later (on Nikola Tesla’s birthday, no less!), we now know what…

Elon Musk SpaceX YouTubeSeptember 30, 2016 – 11:30 pm

Elon Musk SpaceX YouTube

It exploded seconds after takeoff, the majesty of a rocket launch erupting suddenly into a shrapnel-spewing fireball. Then, months later, another unmanned launch went catastrophically awry: A Russian rocket spun wildly out of control after it reached orbit, eventually burning up in the atmosphere as it crashed back to Earth. Two rockets incinerated. Millions of dollars wasted. Several tons of food and cargo destined for the International Space Station…

Tesla Elon Musk SpeechSeptember 28, 2016 – 11:21 pm

Tesla Elon Musk Speech

Elon Musk’s 5 Secrets of Success. Elon Musk grew up in South Africa, went to college at the Wharton School of Business and then moved to California and started a company, sold it for a couple million, then founded Paypal which he later sold to Ebay for $1.5 billion dollars. Musk then went on to become the CEO of Tesla Motors and Space X, where he’s currently pushing the boundaries of human travel and space exploration. It’s quite clear that Elon Musk…

SpaceX 3 Commercial resupply Services FlightSeptember 27, 2016 – 11:12 pm

SpaceX 3 Commercial resupply Services Flight

SpaceX conducted a successful Falcon 9 rocket static fire test March 8, 2014, in support of its upcoming Commercial Resupply Services-3 (CRS-3) mission to the International Space Station. Credit: SpaceX Preparations are now underway for the launch of Space Exploration Technologies (SpaceX) third cargo flight to the International Space Station — including the release of the mission s official patch. During SpaceX s Commercial Resupply Services 3 (CRS-3…

Tesla Motors and Elon MuskSeptember 24, 2016 – 10:44 pm

Tesla Motors and Elon Musk

The company is no longer dismissed with contempt, as it was before it launched the 2012 Model S electric luxury sedan-which is now closing in on global sales of 100, . What s less appreciated even by Tesla fans outside the financial industry, however, is how much control Musk can wield over the company he leads. How he does that was the subject of a recent Quora post by former Wall Street Journal reporter George Anders, who now covers Silicon Valley…

Does Elon Musk have a BookSeptember 22, 2016 – 10:29 pm

Does Elon Musk have a Book

ReutersElon Musk is a lifelong reader, and books ranging from The Hitchhiker s Guide to the Galaxy to Benjamin Franklin: An American Life have shaped his outlook.When people ask Elon Musk how he learned to build rockets, he has a simple answer. Musk — who was smart enough to get into a physics Ph.D. program at Stanford University and then drop out because it didn t seem that relevant to him — has always been hungry for the written word. In its…

SpaceX Launch RecoverySeptember 19, 2016 – 10:08 pm

SpaceX Launch Recovery

By Ken Kremer SpaceX successfully launched their commercial Falcon 9 rocket and Dragon cargo ship on a critical mission for NASA bound for the space station this morning, Jan. 10, while simultaneously accomplishing a hard landing of the boosters first stage on an ocean-floating “drone ship” platform in a very good first step towards the bold company goal of recovery and re-usability in the future. The spectacular night time launch of the private SpaceX…

Elon Musk SpaceX 60 MinutesSeptember 12, 2016 – 09:01 pm

Elon Musk SpaceX 60 Minutes

Serial innovator Elon Musk is living up to his reputation as a real-life Tony Stark. In a new video, Musk shows off the excessively cool Iron Man -like tech that is quite literally at his fingertips inside the rocket-making labs of his company SpaceX. Two weeks ago, Musk nonchalantly tweeted: Will post video of designing a rocket part with hand gestures & immediately printing in titanium. The video tour of Musk futuristic design tech shows…

Elon Musk t ShirtsAugust 21, 2016 – 07:58 pm

Elon Musk t Shirts

Elon Musk is known to voice out his almost impossible-to-achieve imagination – such as making quiet flying cars, submarine cars and high speed transportation system—and eventually making them happen. And he is not your stereotypical technology savvy entrepreneur who wears a drab attire of old t-shirt, hoodies, unflattering fit of old jeans and thick geek glasses. He is, in fact, an attractive 42-year-old who wears stylish clothes, drives handsome…

Musk SpaceX YouTubeAugust 19, 2016 – 07:45 pm

Musk SpaceX YouTube

Today SpaceX CEO and founder Elon Musk spoke about the Falcon 9 CRS-7 launch failure that occurred earlier this year. This event occurred on June 28th of 2015 en-route to the International Space Station. At liftoff this flight was nominal, with no signs of possible malfunction apparent. Shortly before first stage shutdown, the flight failed. Today Musk addressed the issues that they believe may have been the cause of this failed mission. There is…