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San Francisco Chronicle
SpaceX rocket crashes in latest attempt at barge landingincreadibly hot. Literally. At six times the speed of sound, atmospheric partic
SpaceX rocket crashes in latest attempt at barge landing
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 13 days ago
increadibly hot. Literally. At six times the speed of sound, atmospheric particles rubbing against the Falcon 9 are trying to burn the thing up. SpaceX’s first barge landing came in April, on a mission sending a supply-laden Dragon capsule to the I... Read more
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redOrbit
SpaceX chief details 'mind blowing' plans for a cargo route to MarsMusk added.‘Mind-blowing’ Mars colony project details coming in September Musk
SpaceX chief details 'mind blowing' plans for a cargo route to Mars
redOrbit / Posted 13 days ago
Musk added.‘Mind-blowing’ Mars colony project details coming in September Musk announced his desire to sent the unmanned Dragon capsule to Mars within the next two years or so on Twitter a few months ago, and is in the midst of a privately-funded... Read more
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Fortune
Elon Musk Details Plans for Regular Flights to Marsto his plan to colonize the Red Planet. In 2018, Musk said, an unmanned Falcon
Elon Musk Details Plans for Regular Flights to Mars
Fortune / Posted 17 days ago
to his plan to colonize the Red Planet. In 2018, Musk said, an unmanned Falcon Heavy rocket will fly to Mars carrying a Dragon capsule—a version of the vehicle SpaceX has delivered to the International Space Station. The flight would be... Read more
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The Verge
Elon Musk says early Mars missions will establish crucial cargo routesincredibly ambitious for the company, given it hasn’t even flown people into sp
Elon Musk says early Mars missions will establish crucial cargo routes
The Verge / Posted 18 days ago
incredibly ambitious for the company, given it hasn’t even flown people into space yet. SpaceX also hasn’t yet landed the Dragon capsule using the vehicles onboard engines. And we still don’t know how the company plans to keep people safe during... Read more
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Mashable
Reasons for Elon Musk's trip to the Pentagon (not including fan theories that he's Iron Man)company won a key contract to fly cargo to the International Space Station for
Reasons for Elon Musk's trip to the Pentagon (not including fan theories that he's Iron Man)
Mashable / Posted 19 days ago
company won a key contract to fly cargo to the International Space Station for the agency using the spaceflight company's Dragon capsule and Falcon 9 rocket, and now the firm is working toward fulfilling a contract to fly astronauts to the Space... Read more
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Daily Mail
Elon Musk IS Iron Man! Says Pentagon visit 'about flying metal suit'launch in 2024. SpaceX plans to make that launch in 2018, although the Falcon
Elon Musk IS Iron Man! Says Pentagon visit 'about flying metal suit'
Daily Mail / Posted 19 days ago
launch in 2024. SpaceX plans to make that launch in 2018, although the Falcon Heavy rocket that will carry the company's Dragon capsule to will not have its first test flight until later in 2016. Nasa, which is aiming for a human mission to Mars... Read more
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Daily Mail
SpaceX to relaunch its first rocket this Septemberplans to launch an unmanned ship to Mars in 2018, although the Falcon Heavy roc
SpaceX to relaunch its first rocket this September
Daily Mail / Posted 20 days ago
plans to launch an unmanned ship to Mars in 2018, although the Falcon Heavy rocket that will carry the company's Dragon capsule to will not have its first test flight until later in 2016. Nasa, which is aiming for a human mission to Mars... Read more
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TechCrunch
Astronauts have entered an inflatable habitat on the space station for the first timemore times this week. BEAM, a product by Bigelow Aerospace, was launched to th
Astronauts have entered an inflatable habitat on the space station for the first time
TechCrunch / Posted 20 days ago
more times this week. BEAM, a product by Bigelow Aerospace, was launched to the ISS on April 8th in the trunk of a SpaceX Dragon capsule. About a week after its arrival, the compacted module was robotically taken from Dragon and attached to Node 3... Read more
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ExtremeTech
Astronauts enter new BEAM inflatable module on ISS for first timefrom solid components, but the BEAM adds a huge amount of volume to the ISS wit
Astronauts enter new BEAM inflatable module on ISS for first time
ExtremeTech / Posted 22 days ago
from solid components, but the BEAM adds a huge amount of volume to the ISS without taking up much space on the SpaceX Dragon capsule. Future space stations could be much more flexible and cost effective. Expandable habitats like BEAM aren’t... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
SpaceX delivers world's 1st inflatable room for astronautsU.S. astronauts currently have to hitch rides on Russian rockets. In a sign of
SpaceX delivers world's 1st inflatable room for astronauts
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 22 days ago
U.S. astronauts currently have to hitch rides on Russian rockets. In a sign of these new commercial space times, a Dragon capsule is sharing the station for the first time with Orbital ATK's supply ship named Cygnus, already parked there... Read more
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Mashable
Elon Musk's SpaceX wants to send humans to Mars by 2024, but it has yet to send anyone into spacescience and international affairs at George Washington University, in an interv
Elon Musk's SpaceX wants to send humans to Mars by 2024, but it has yet to send anyone into space
Mashable / Posted 25 days ago
science and international affairs at George Washington University, in an interview. The interior of the crew-carrying Dragon capsule. Image: Spacex The fact is, no matter what, going to Mars is risky. Only four space agencies have... Read more
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Daily Mail
SpaceX rockets carrying humans to Mars will launch in 2024been subject to. SpaceX plans to make that launch in 2018, although the Falcon
SpaceX rockets carrying humans to Mars will launch in 2024
Daily Mail / Posted 26 days ago
been subject to. SpaceX plans to make that launch in 2018, although the Falcon Heavy rocket that will carry the company's Dragon capsule to will not have its first test flight until later in 2016. Nasa, which is aiming for a human mission to Mars... Read more
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Daily Mail
Elon Musk believe we are living in a simulationlaunch in 2024. SpaceX plans to make that launch in 2018, although the Falcon
Elon Musk believe we are living in a simulation
Daily Mail / Posted 26 days ago
launch in 2024. SpaceX plans to make that launch in 2018, although the Falcon Heavy rocket that will carry the company's Dragon capsule to will not have its first test flight until later in 2016. Nasa, which is aiming for a human mission to Mars... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Elon Musk Wants to Send People to Mars By 2024SpaceX has sent a rocket to the International Space Station, but has yet to rea
Elon Musk Wants to Send People to Mars By 2024
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 26 days ago
SpaceX has sent a rocket to the International Space Station, but has yet to reach Mars. The company plans to send a Dragon capsule to Mars in 2018 and launch frequent missions there every 26 months. But the colonization of the planet, a... Read more
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Daily Mail
Giant space factories will provide Earth's power, Jeff Bezos claimsSpaceX is the most advanced of the firms, and already has several satellite lau
Giant space factories will provide Earth's power, Jeff Bezos claims
Daily Mail / Posted 27 days ago
SpaceX is the most advanced of the firms, and already has several satellite launches - and failures - under its belt. Its Dragon capsule will begin ferrying astronauts to the International Space station in 2017. Richard Branson's Virgin Galactic... Read more
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Daily Mail
SpaceX will offer a postal service to the red planet in 2018capsule on Mars. SpaceX plans to make that launch in 2018, although the Falcon
SpaceX will offer a postal service to the red planet in 2018
Daily Mail / Posted 28 days ago
capsule on Mars. SpaceX plans to make that launch in 2018, although the Falcon Heavy rocket that will carry the company's Dragon capsule to will not have its first test flight until later in 2016. Nasa, which is aiming for a human mission to Mars... Read more
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Mashable
Watch the Space Station's first inflatable habitat grow in new NASA time-lapseWilliams opening a valve to eight air tanks a total of 25 times. The module wa
Watch the Space Station's first inflatable habitat grow in new NASA time-lapse
Mashable / Posted 29 days ago
Williams opening a valve to eight air tanks a total of 25 times. The module was delivered to the ISS in April via SpaceX's Dragon capsule and was finally fully expanded on Saturday. Once crew on the ground give the OK after checking for any leaks... Read more
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WA Today
How Elon Musk's SpaceX did it again, successfully landing fourth rocketmakes landings tricky, especially for large masses. The company recently annou
How Elon Musk's SpaceX did it again, successfully landing fourth rocket
WA Today / Posted 29 days ago
makes landings tricky, especially for large masses. The company recently announced that it plans to land an unmanned Dragon capsule on Mars as soon as 2018. This is an ambitious timeline, especially given that its Falcon Heavy rocket, which... Read more
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Canberra Times
How Elon Musk's SpaceX did it again, successfully landing fourth rocketmakes landings tricky, especially for large masses. The company recently annou
How Elon Musk's SpaceX did it again, successfully landing fourth rocket
Canberra Times / Posted 29 days ago
makes landings tricky, especially for large masses. The company recently announced that it plans to land an unmanned Dragon capsule on Mars as soon as 2018. This is an ambitious timeline, especially given that its Falcon Heavy rocket, which... Read more
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Brisbane Times
How Elon Musk's SpaceX did it again, successfully landing fourth rocketmakes landings tricky, especially for large masses. The company recently annou
How Elon Musk's SpaceX did it again, successfully landing fourth rocket
Brisbane Times / Posted 29 days ago
makes landings tricky, especially for large masses. The company recently announced that it plans to land an unmanned Dragon capsule on Mars as soon as 2018. This is an ambitious timeline, especially given that its Falcon Heavy rocket, which... Read more
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The Age
How Elon Musk's SpaceX did it again, successfully landing fourth rocketmakes landings tricky, especially for large masses. The company recently annou
How Elon Musk's SpaceX did it again, successfully landing fourth rocket
The Age / Posted 29 days ago
makes landings tricky, especially for large masses. The company recently announced that it plans to land an unmanned Dragon capsule on Mars as soon as 2018. This is an ambitious timeline, especially given that its Falcon Heavy rocket, which... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
How Elon Musk's SpaceX did it again, successfully landing fourth rocketmakes landings tricky, especially for large masses. The company recently annou
How Elon Musk's SpaceX did it again, successfully landing fourth rocket
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 29 days ago
makes landings tricky, especially for large masses. The company recently announced that it plans to land an unmanned Dragon capsule on Mars as soon as 2018. This is an ambitious timeline, especially given that its Falcon Heavy rocket, which... Read more
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Mashable
An astronaut just deployed the Space Station's first inflatable habitatleaks or problems with the module for the next week or so. The BEAM made it to
An astronaut just deployed the Space Station's first inflatable habitat
Mashable / Posted a month ago
leaks or problems with the module for the next week or so. The BEAM made it to the station aboard SpaceX's uncrewed Dragon capsule on April 10 and was installed on the outside of the orbiting laboratory about six days later. The Bigelow... Read more
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Wired News
SpaceX Releases Rockets-Eye View of Yesterday’s LandingFalcon 9 are trying to burn the thing up. SpaceX’s first barge landing came in
SpaceX Releases Rockets-Eye View of Yesterday’s Landing
Wired News / Posted a month ago
Falcon 9 are trying to burn the thing up. SpaceX’s first barge landing came in April, on a mission sending a supply-laden Dragon capsule to the ISS. Almost exactly a month later, the company proved the landing wasn’t a fluke. In fact, they upped... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
SpaceX successfully lands another rocket stage on floating platformmakes landings tricky, especially for large masses. The company recently annou
SpaceX successfully lands another rocket stage on floating platform
Sun-Sentinel / Posted a month ago
makes landings tricky, especially for large masses. The company recently announced that it plans to land an unmanned Dragon capsule on Mars as soon as 2018. This is an ambitious timeline, especially given that its Falcon Heavy rocket, which... Read more
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Daily Mail
SpaceX makes fourth successful rocket landingcapsule on Mars. SpaceX plans to make that launch in 2018, although the Falcon
SpaceX makes fourth successful rocket landing
Daily Mail / Posted a month ago
capsule on Mars. SpaceX plans to make that launch in 2018, although the Falcon Heavy rocket that will carry the company's Dragon capsule to the Red Planet won't have its first test flight until later in 2016. The primary mission of Friday's... Read more
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Daily Mail
Blue Origin is going to crash on purpose!SpaceX is the most advanced of the firms, and already has several satellite lau
Blue Origin is going to crash on purpose!
Daily Mail / Posted 1 months ago
SpaceX is the most advanced of the firms, and already has several satellite launches - and failures - under its belt. Its Dragon capsule will begin ferrying astronauts to the International Space station in 2017. Richard Branson's Virgin Galactic... Read more
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ExtremeTech
NASA fails to inflate expandable BEAM module on ISSthe reliability and efficiency of inflatable habitats in space. It took up a re
NASA fails to inflate expandable BEAM module on ISS
ExtremeTech / Posted 1 months ago
the reliability and efficiency of inflatable habitats in space. It took up a relatively small amount of space on the SpaceX Dragon capsule as a 7×8-foot cylinder. When expanded it will be 13-feet long, adding 565 cubic feet of space to the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Nasa ready to inflate new habitat on the International Space Stationsensors that will collect thermal, impact and radiation data and share it with
Nasa ready to inflate new habitat on the International Space Station
Daily Mail / Posted 1 months ago
sensors that will collect thermal, impact and radiation data and share it with Nasa employees on earth. Once the SpaceX Dragon capsule had arrived at the ISS, Beam was taken taken out of the capsule and attached to the Space Station's... Read more
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