SpaceX Boeing BatteryApril 9, 2017 – 10:00 pm

SpaceX Boeing Battery

Boeing is currently dealing with a bit of a disaster as the company’s 787 Dreamliner has been grounded due to safety concerns. The problem stems from rechargeable batteries aboard the aircraft overheating and potentially setting on fire. Such an incident happened earlier this month when a Japan Airlines Dreamliner caught on fire soon after landing in Boston. Musk has had to harness battery tech not only to run his Tesla Motors, but also to function…

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 defends Tesla car After FireMarch 22, 2017 – 09:26 pm

Elon Musk defends Tesla car After Fire

2013 Tesla Model S (James Lipman, Tesla ) Tesla Motors Chief Executive Elon Musk moved Friday to put out the financial fire that resulted from when one of the electric car company’s expensive Model S hatchbacks burned up on a roadway near Seattle this week. Tesla shares plunged from $193 at the close of trading Tuesday to an intraday low of $168 on Thursday, a 13% decline, before rebounding to close at $180.98 on Friday. Tesla has seen a huge run-up…

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…

Did Elon Musk Go to StanfordMarch 17, 2017 – 09:13 pm

Did Elon Musk Go to Stanford

SpaceX 02:59 10/2003 Video Founding of Paypal After his company zip2, Musk started exploring other opportunities on the web. He realized that money required low bandwidth and there was not enough innovation in the financial industry. Musk shares how he arrived at the idea of PayPal. SpaceX 03:15 10/2003 Video Success Through Viral Marketing: PayPal Musk talks about how PayPal is a perfect case of viral marketing where one customer acts as a sales…

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…

Why is Elon Musk so Smart?February 26, 2017 – 08:21 pm

Why is Elon Musk so Smart?

Musk publicly hasn’t offered a lot of detail about why he’s concerned, and what could go wrong. That changed in an interview with scientist Neil deGrasse Tyson, , ” as “any intellect that greatly exceed the cognitive performance of humans in virtually all domains of interest.” Musk isn’t worried about simpler forms of artificial intelligence, such as a driverless car or smart conditioning unit. The danger is when a machine can rapidly educate itself…

SpaceX Flight 6February 15, 2017 – 07:34 pm

SpaceX Flight 6

SpaceX has delayed the launch of its fifth operational space station resupply mission from Friday to Jan. 6 because of problems encountered during an engine test firing Tuesday, limited options for additional launch attempts over the holidays and unrelated issues concerning the space station s orbit, the company and NASA confirmed Thursday. SpaceX spokesman John Taylor said the hot fire test, in which the nine Merlin 1D engines in the Falcon 9 rocket…

Tesla Motors Elon MuskFebruary 11, 2017 – 07:27 pm

Tesla Motors Elon Musk

Age 44 Source Of Wealth Tesla Motors, Self Made 8 Residence Los Angeles, CA Citizenship United States Marital Status Divorced Children 5 Education Bachelor of Arts / Science, University of Pennsylvania Elon Musk on Forbes Lists Elon Musk s meteoric ride hit a speed bump in June when one of his SpaceX rockets, on its way to resupply the International Space Station, exploded two minutes into the trip. The failed mission is part of a $1.6 billion contract…